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Capital Plans & Management

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Maryland High Performance Buildings - The bill requires specified buildings constructed or renovated using State funds to be high performance buildings (LEED Silver or equivalent), including schools. (2008) ...

Community Partnerships

Maryland Use of School Property - The county board responsibilities to facilitate the use of public schools for community purposes. (Joint Use) ...

Community Planning

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Maryland Administration of the Public School Construction Program - State Code outlining administration of public school construction program, including requirement for annual local district education facilities master plans and capitol improvement ...

Facilities Funding

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Maryland's Public School Construction Alternative Financing Methods - Authorizes counties or LEAs to utilize a variety of alternative funding mechanisms - including lease-leaseback, sale-leaseback, performance-based contracting, and public-private pa ...

State Capital Spending on PK-12 School Facilities Report - Maryland.pdf - The 21st Century School Fund examined each U.S. State’s capital outlay from 2005-2008 for elementary and secondary public education facility construction and modernization. ...

Stimulus Watch: School Facilities

Maryland Stabilization Funds Application - The US Department of Education approved Maryland application for initial funding under the State Fiscal Stabilization Fund Program. ...

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