Community Development activities include economic development initiatives, historic preservation, site development review, coordination of master plans and major transportation projects, grants management, and selected public space improvements.
Featured Community Development Projects
The New Ave initiative
Explore international shopping, dining, and professional services right here on the New Ave! This website is maintained by the City of Takoma Park Planning Division, and is intended to help you discover opportunities on the New Hampshire Avenue corridor.
Ethan Allen Gateway Streetscape
The first major infrastructure project implementing the city’s vision for a more pedestrian and bicycle friendly New Hampshire Avenue corridor is underway now.
Takoma Junction Redevelopment
The Takoma Junction City-owned parking lot is the focus of a redevelopment initiative.
Parking Management Study
To gain a better understanding of residents’ and businesses’ parking needs, this study investigates on-street permit and metered parking in and around the Old Takoma commercial district, near the Takoma Metro and DC line.
To see additional City projects, please visit the Project Directory.