Policy & Regulation

MCDOT works with a variety of federal, state and local organizations to develop and/or implement policies and regulations that affect the operation of our transportation system or affect transportation finance, legislation, planning, land use, environmental impacts and compliance. 

Transportation Policy

Understand MCDOT’s role in reviewing master plans and coordinating with local, state & federal entities.



Development Review

The Development Review Team works with County departments and agencies and the development Industry to review proposed developments for compliance.
  • Applications/Fees
    Montgomery County charges a fee to cover the costs of administration and plan/document review incurred during the development approval process.
  • Design
    During review of proposed development, MCDOT assesses whether infrastructure plans will meet the County’s policies, regulations and standards.
  • White Oak Science Gateway
    Montgomery County approved a new White Oak Science Gateway Master Plan that envisions the area evolving into a vibrant, mixed use community with enhanced transit options. More information
  • FAQ's
    Frequently asked questions.
  • Contact Us
    Contact the Development Review team. 
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  • Sustainability POLICY

    MCDOT has adopted a Sustainability Policy that guides our decision-making as we create a more progressive transportation system that preserves the County’s environment and resources for the future and enhances our quality of life.
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  • Taxi licensing

    Obtain licensing and regulatory information about operating a taxicab in Montgomery County.
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