The Capital: “Annapolis Planners to Providence Point: More Trees”

By: Naomi Harris, Capital Gazette reporter Annapolis city planners have sent back initial plans for a proposed senior living development on Forest Drive with 50 requests for changes or revisions, the first response to the plan since it was submitted earlier this year. The five pages of notes on the Village at Providence Point focus read on >

Capital LTE: “Providence Point advertising unethical as plans nowhere near approval”

Untold numbers of Annapolitans have recently received invitations from the National Lutheran Communities to attend luncheons to hear all about the planned development known now as The Village at Providence Point, to be located on Forest Drive adjacent to Spa Road. It is unethical that this sales team should be permitted to market seniors for read on >

Capital LTE: “The facts on Providence Point”

Developers of the Village at Providence Point pledged a public relations campaign to counter opposition to their development that would strip 30 forested acres, increase stormwater pollution and add traffic to Forest Drive with 500 new residents. The Rev. Jon Diefenthaler, a Lutheran minister from Columbia, sent in a letter supporting this development (The Capital, read on >

Capital LTE: “Tierney should reconsider position on adequate facilities bill”

I am a city resident, a life-long Annapolis resident and the father of a student in her first year at Hillsmere Elementary School. I graduated from Annapolis High and believe in our public schools. That’s why I am so concerned over the City Council’s delaying again and trying to defeat a reasonable school overcrowding bill. read on >

Capital LTE: “Providence Point plan ignores community feedback”

The National Lutheran senior living development planned for the Crystal Spring property along Forest Drive seems to be conflicted at best and an environmental catastrophe in the making. In the most recent proposal, none of the community’s concerns was addressed. But the company’s own website states the contrary: “The latest site plan balances community feedback read on >