Carroll County Bureau of Comprehensive Planning is updating the 2001 Freedom Community Comprehensive
Plan to meet Maryland's Land Use Article of Code, which requires jurisdictions to update their master
plans, and in this case, small area plan, every ten years .
The update of the 2001 Freedom Community Comprehensive Plan is following the recently
Adopted 2014 Carroll County Master Plan.
The update of the 2001 Freedom Community Comprehensive Plan will be the framework for land use, growth management, rural/agricultural policies, economic development, water resources, natural environmental resources, community facilities and services, and recreational resources. Supplementing the update is the 2014 Approved Freedom Bicycle-Pedestrian Master Plan & Assessment.
View the Accepted 2017 Freedom Community Comprehensive Plan
Submit your comments on the 2017 Accepted Freedom Community Comprehensive Plan
+ May 25, 2017- Open House with Staff on the 2017 Freedom Community Comprehensive Plan
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
South Carroll Senior and Community Center
This is an informal open house for the public to review the Accepted plan, review maps, and speak with staff regarding the Plan. Formal
written comments will be taken, however verbal comments will not be taken at this time. Please reserve verbal comments for the public
+ June 8, 2017 – Public Hearing on the 2017 Freedom Community Comprehensive Plan
Doors open at 5:00 p.m. for speaker sign-in. Anyone wanting to testify at this public hearing must fill-in a speaker card.
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Liberty High School Auditorium
Testimony for the official public record will be taken at this meeting. Each speaker will have 3 minutes to testify on the Plan.
Additional comments on the plan may be submitted in writing and must be received by June 8th prior to the close of the hearing.
+ Freedom Questions
+ Accepted Freedom Future Land Use Map
+ Other Freedom Area Studies / Past Plans
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