Capital LTE: “Seniors DO drive”

I read with interest reports on the March meeting at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church on the Village at Providence Point proposal, conducted by Larry Bradshaw, particularly his comments that “residents in their mid-70s, typically, don’t drive.” Next month I will turn 77. My wife is not far behind. We own two cars. One was purchased read on >

Capital LTE: “Crystal Spring developers should take community concerns seriously”

On March 23 I attended the first public meetings being held by Crystal Spring developers National Lutheran Communities & Services about its new plan. It is proposing to clear 27 acres of forest to build almost 400 senior residences. National Lutheran is using the name Providence Point in an attempt to separate itself from the read on >

Capital LTE: “New plan for Crystal Spring still drawing major concerns from citizens”

The Crystal Spring project has morphed into The Village at Providence Point but remains a totally unsuitable use of the few acres of forested land left on Forest Drive. I attended a March 23 briefing by the CEO of the National Lutheran Communities and Services, Larry Bradshaw, who attempted to explain to a restive crowd read on >

Capital Editorial: “Development will be on the Annapolis ballot”

By: Capital Gazette Editorial Board Annapolis is a pleasant place to live, so it’s no surprise that when the economy gets sunnier, plans to build new homes blossom. The number of existing homes on the market remains lower than normal, so the law of supply and demand takes over: People want to live in Annapolis read on >

The Capital: “Annapolis has 689 residential units in development pipeline”

By: Chase Cook, Capital Gazette reporter Based on the city’s most recent report, there are 689 proposed residential units in the development pipeline and city officials expect more growth as developers feel more confidence in the economy. That number — listed in the April monthly report — doesn’t include retirement communities, which could bring another read on >