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Downtown Columbia celebrates Chrysalis groundbreaking in Symphony Woods - Baltimore Sun

Downtown Columbia celebrates Chrysalis groundbreaking in Symphony Woods - Baltimore Sun | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
As the first of the seven-phase development plan by the Inner Arbor Trust, the shell-shaped outdoor amphitheater will sit east of the Merriweather Post Pavilion, alongside several other planned attractions across the 16.5 acres.
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Inner Arbor offers preview and behind-the-scenes look at Chrysalis - Baltimore Sun

Inner Arbor offers preview and behind-the-scenes look at Chrysalis - Baltimore Sun | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
When Columbia's new Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods is finished, it will be an attraction drawing 2.5 million visitors a year.
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Wine in the Woods

Wine in the Woods | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Next weekend, enjoy the best of Maryland wineries in the shade of Symphony Woods! Head to Wine in the Woods 5/16-17: http://t.co/3g0D3kG3KN
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Kirstycat's Meow! (and sometimes Growl!): Symphony Woods ...

Kirstycat's Meow! (and sometimes Growl!): Symphony Woods ... | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
I live in Warfield Triangle & Symphony Woods is my neighborhood. I moved here in 2003, hoping for progress & a walkable downtown where I could raise my family. When I saw Cy Paumier's initial plans for the SW area, my ...
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Village Green/Town Squared: Keeping My Word

Village Green/Town Squared: Keeping My Word | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Here is my testimony from the Columbia Association Board Meeting last night. *****. I'm here tonight because on May 28, 2014 I stood in this very spot ... I'm back because I support the Inner Arbor Plan for Symphony Woods.
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The 53: The Inner Arbor Moves Ahead

The 53: The Inner Arbor Moves Ahead | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Happy first day of early voting on Thursday! Hope everyone got out and did their thing. And if you didn't go out and vote, that you get out and do so either before early voting ends on October 30th, or...
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I support the plan for Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods

I support the plan for Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
tl;dr: Dear Planning Board: I support SDP-14-073, the site development plan for Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods, and you should too. (signed) Frank As previously noted by Bill Woodcock and Juli...
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Inner Arbor hopes to begin park construction this winter

Inner Arbor hopes to begin park construction this winter | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
The Inner Arbor Trust hopes to begin construction early next year on the first of a seven-phase development plan to build a curated arts park in downtown Columbia's Symphony Woods.
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Howard Planning Board tables decision on Columbia arts park

Howard Planning Board tables decision on Columbia arts park | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
The leaders and proponents of the Inner Arbor Plan have waited almost two years for approval to begin building a cultural arts park in downtown Columbia's Symphony Woods.
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Community park plan now a theme park plan [Letter] - Baltimore Sun

Community park plan now a theme park plan [Letter] - Baltimore Sun | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Responses from people I have spoken with regarding the proposed Inner Arbor plan for Symphony Woods fall into three categories: 1) I don't know anything about this (and could care less).
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HoCo Rising: Lasting Power

HoCo Rising: Lasting Power | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
There was a time when those in support of the Inner Arbor plan could fit around a coffee table. Tracking the comments on Facebook and Twitter last night, I couldn't help but be amazed at the life that this set of ideas has taken ...
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The 53: In Which The CCD And Alan Klein Meet Truth!

The 53: In Which The CCD And Alan Klein Meet Truth! | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Take for example, the anti-progress group, the Coalition for Columbia's Downtown, and their spokesman, CA Board member from Harper's Choice Alan Klein. In an effort to ...
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The CA board and the Inner Arbor Trust | Frank Hecker

The CA board and the Inner Arbor Trust | Frank Hecker | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
First, I have not seen the language of the Inner Arbor Trust easement, and am not qualified to comment on legal issues relating to the easement. However I have read pretty much every public source of information I could find ...
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Full STEAM Ahead

Calling all Minecraft, engineering, art, and architecture fans! Imagine the future of Merriweather Park and learn about the new Chrysalis structure as you meet ...
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The Inner Arbor Moves Ahead

The Inner Arbor Moves Ahead | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Happy first day of early voting on Thursday! Hope everyone got out and did their thing. And if you didn't go out and vote, that you get out and do so either before early voting ends on October 30th, or...
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Columbia is 'Real City': Kittleman in State of County - Patch.com

Columbia is 'Real City': Kittleman in State of County - Patch.com | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
County Executive Allan Kittleman highlighted redevelopment, plans for future of downtown Columbia in 2015 address.
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Kirstycat's Meow! (and sometimes Growl!): Inner Arbor Testimony

Kirstycat's Meow! (and sometimes Growl!): Inner Arbor Testimony | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Inner Arbor Testimony. I had never done this before last night. I had never gone to a Columbia Association meeting, being content to let others "do stuff." But this week, I HAD to.
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Executive Kittleman Delivers First "State of the County" Address

To read a full text of the address, go to www.howardcountymd.gov/stateofthecounty2015.htm. County Executive Allan H. Kittleman today delivered his first State of the County address and promised...
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The 53: The Inner Arbor at the Planning Board, Part I

The 53: The Inner Arbor at the Planning Board, Part I | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Here is the promised post about Night One of the Planning Board meeting to consider the first phases of the Inner Arbor for construction and to consider the latter phases of the project in concept, pending approval of more definitive...
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Details of downtown Columbia arts park revealed

Details of downtown Columbia arts park revealed | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Symphony Woods in downtown Columbia is a patch of nondescript land used mainly as a pathway for the tens of thousands of people who attend concerts at Merriweather Post Pavilion each year.
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Inner Arbor hopes to begin park construction this winter

Inner Arbor hopes to begin park construction this winter | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
The Inner Arbor Trust hopes to begin construction early next year on the first of a seven-phase development plan to build a curated arts park in downtown Columbia's Symphony Woods.
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Symphony Woods plan shouldn't rely on novelty [Letter] - Baltimore Sun

Symphony Woods plan shouldn't rely on novelty [Letter] - Baltimore Sun | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
Creating a long-term vision for Symphony Woods is to be applauded. However, I feel the Inner Arbor's vision is inappropriate. Architectural plans and supporting rhetoric are limited in their ability to express the reality of what is being proposed.
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The 53: My CA Board Testimony for Thursday, 7/10

The 53: My CA Board Testimony for Thursday, 7/10 | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
So in writing the testimony for Thursday evening, I went back to review the history of this whole Symphony Woods/Inner Arbor thing. From an interview of Cy Paumier in 2009. Blog posts from HoCoRising and Columbia 2.0 ...
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The 53: Please Attend CA Board July 10: Inner Arbor Discussion!

The 53: Please Attend CA Board July 10: Inner Arbor Discussion! | Columbia's Inner Arbor | Scoop.it
The CA Board of Directors will have their next meeting on Thursday, July 10 starting at 7:30pm at CA Headquarters. There will be another discussion of the Inner Arbor and it's important that supporters of the Inner Arbor plan ...
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