Virtual Kickoff Meeting Q&A

The following questions/comments were submitted by members of the public via a chat box function in Microsoft Teams Live during the Bowie-Mitchellville and Vicinity Master Plan Virtual Public Kick-Off on June 13, 2020. Responses were prepared by the Commission during or after the live event. All questions/comments and their responses are reported below and organized by topic. Please, click on each tab to see the questions/comments on each topic. If you believe your comment/question is missing, please contact the project team at

  1. Land Use
  2. Economic Prosperity
  3. Transportation and Mobility
  4. Natural Environment
  5. Housing and Neighborhoods
  6. Community Heritage, Culture, and Design
  7. Healthy Communities
  8. Public Facilities
  9. Development
  10. The Plan Process
  11. Other

1. Is the proposed Mill Branch Shopping Center (Chesney Development) part of the Bowie Local Town Center?

Response: No, the proposed Mill Branch Shopping Center is not considered part of the Bowie Local Town Center.