• Cherry Hill Vision Plan

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    Cherry Hill Vision Plan

    NDC Project # 2390 Community Design Works Completed in 2015. In 2015, the Cherry Hill Development Corporation (CHDC) requested for the Neighborhood Design Center to assist with creating a community investment strategy to guide public and private investment in their neighborhood.  They were hoping to enact changes in their built environment that address numerous issues […]

  • NDC partners with United Workers on ArtPlace proposal

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    NDC partners with United Workers on ArtPlace proposal

    In recent years, the creative forces at United Workers have been making headlines in their successful battle against a massive trash incinerator proposed for construction in the Curtis Bay community, alongside one of Baltimore’s industrial waterfronts. Galvanized as a force for equitable urban redevelopment, The Land Trust: Curtis Bay (The Trust) was born, and continues […]

  • Darley Park Secures Bond Bill

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    Darley Park Secures Bond Bill

    via Sweat Equity + Community Design + Community Organizing! Darley Park is a tight-knit residential community bordered to the west by Harford Road. Community leaders have for years worked on improving the neighborhoods gateways, seeking support for their goal of a community park and amphitheater to replace vacancy and disuse. In 2015, NDC and the 6th Branch, a veteran-led […]

  • W North Ave Streetscape

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    West North Avenue Streetscape Conceptual Master Plan

    NDC was contacted to facilitate a conceptual design process for the West North Avenue streetscape that addresses three miles of the corridor from Howard Street in the center of Baltimore to Hilton Parkway on the far west side…

  • Riverdale Park Winter Pop-Up Farmers Market

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    Riverdale Park Winter Pop-Up Farmers Market

    The Town of Riverdale Park Farmers Market Committee needed design and technical assistance to activate a long vacant shop front by implementing an indoor pop-up farmers market for the winter 2014-15 season.

  • Save the Date! 50th Year Celebration on 6/9/18

    NDC will be honoring 50 years of community design as we celebrate our semi-centennial anniversary in 2018. Mark your calendars for a not-to-be missed party on June 9th, 2018, preceded by the ACD national conference for community design June 7-9th.  We’re planning a daffodil planting and other activities throughout the year to mark our extensive […]

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The Neighborhood Design Center provides access to pro bono design services in underserved communities in Baltimore City and Prince George’s County, MD. In collaboration with neighborhood groups, local government agencies and fellow nonprofits, we support locally driven initiatives for neighborhoods pursuing improved quality of life within their built environments.