Contact: Lynda Eisenberg, Director or Planning

Westminster, MD, Friday, October 4, 2019 – The public comment period for the Carroll County Comprehensive Rezoning for the Commercial, Industrial and Employment Campus districts will remain open until 5:00 pm on October 13, 2019.  The open record allows citizens to further comment after two Public Hearings to receive citizen feedback on proposed new zoning codes and maps were held last night.

The proposed amendments may be reviewed and copies obtained at the Department of Planning, Carroll County Office Building, 225 North Center Street, Room 106, Westminster, Maryland, 21157, during normal business hours.  The proposed amendments are also available on the county website, as well as the Department of Planning’s website,

Citizens are encouraged to send written comments to the Department of Planning, 225 North Center Street, Room 106, Westminster, Maryland, 21157 or, but all comments must be received by the deadline above. Questions should be addressed to the Department of Planning at or 410-386-5145.

After the 10 days, the commissioners will review all comments, then schedule a discussion and vote on the adoption of the new text and maps.