September 29, 2013
Comments Off on The Washington Post – Luz Lazo, 9/29
The Washington Post reports on a developer’s idea to build housing, retail and a road to I-95 in part of the University of Maryland’s Golf Course green space and it has neighbors alarmed. Read the full article here.
September 27, 2013
Comments Off on WRC (NBC4) – Zachary Kiesch
Local news station NBC-4 filed this report detailing “mixed reaction from golfers and those around the University.” This report outlines a variety of reasons for stopping development of the golf course, and none in favor. Please visit NBC-4 Washington for … Continue reading
September 24, 2013
Comments Off on WJFK (106.7 The Fan) – The 19th Hole
Michael Williams of The 19th Hole on 106.7 The Fan interviewed Senator Paul Pinsky regarding the potential development of the University of Maryland Golf Course. Sen. Pinksy encourages people to Let Dr. Loh & the Board of Regents know that … Continue reading
September 19, 2013
Comments Off on Why close a top-ranked course?
There is really no reason to close a course that is ranked by a national magazine in the top 30 nationwide. The University of Maryland should be celebrating these successes, not entertaining bids to pave them over. What would Dr. Loh’s … Continue reading
September 16, 2013
Comments Off on WNEW (All News 99.1) – George Mesthos, 9/12
WNEW’s George Mesthos reporting on the Public Meeting regarding the potential development of the University of Maryland’s Golf Course. Report 1: click the play icon to listen Report 2: click the play icon to listen Report 3: click the play … Continue reading
September 13, 2013
Comments Off on WTOP (103.5 FM) – Bob Madigan, 9/13
Audio report found on WTOP, as reported by Bob Madigan. Developer’s plan for UMd. golf course has people tee’d off
September 12, 2013
Comments Off on The Baltimore Sun – Jeff Barker, 8/19
Developer’s $100 million-plus campus plan could sink Maryland golf course: A prominent developer has met with Maryland President Wallace D. Loh to gauge interest in a proposal costing more than $100million to add a large, mixed-use development on land now … Continue reading
September 10, 2013
Comments Off on The Diamondback – Yasmeen Abutaleb
University of Maryland golf course may be rezoned: A developer is considering whether to propose building an “academic village” that would replace the university golf course and alter traffic flows. Read the full article here.
September 7, 2013
Comments Off on The Washington Post – Tracee Hamilton, 9/7
University of Maryland considers getting rid of golf course and going for the green: With dollar signs in its eyes, U-Md. is thinking about letting a developer pave over its golf course. Read the full article here.
August 23, 2013
Comments Off on The Washington Post – Tracee Hamilton, 8/13
Despite move to greener pastures, Maryland’s lean years likely to continue: Terps have no money, but much debt. Maryland needs to spend money, but also save for the future. Read the full article here.