The Maryland Sustainable Growth Commission held the first annual Sustainable Growth Forum on February 5, 2013 in Annapolis, MD. The focus of this first forum was economic opportunities created by smart growth. The commission recognized the individuals, organizations and projects that have contributed significantly to sustainability and smart growth in Maryland presenting seven Sustainable Growth Awards at the forum.  PGH Board Member Stacey Hawkins attended the event. 

Learn more about this Commission and the Awards:

Please play an active role in your community development with ongoing information from the Maryland Department of Planning at and help your community with sustainable growth and environmental advocacy. Join the Maryland Department of Sustainability.