The following is a prepared text of Harford County Executive Barry Glassman's June 7 testimony before the County Council on HarfordNext:
Mr. President, members of the Council, it is a pleasure for me to be with you this evening to introduce the formal legislation adopting the HarfordNext Master Plan.
Before I begin, I would like to thank my Director of Planning & Zoning Brad Killian, Deputy Director Jenny King and all of my planning staff and support personnel who have been involved in this process. I did ask them to produce this document to get the County back on its proper planning timeframe.
Let me set policy aside for a second and recognize the...