Since 1968, the Neighborhood Design Center has provided pro-bono planning and design services to over 1,800 community initiatives that have helped communities build new playgrounds, reclaim vacant lots and abandoned buildings, revitalize commercial districts, create community master plans, and beautify their neighborhoods.



NDC awarded two-year arts management training and consultancy program with The DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the University of Maryland

The Neighborhood Design Center is thrilled to be part of the cohort joining the DeVos Institute and the University of Maryland to build a robust non-profit arts & culture ecosystem in Baltimore city. Can’t wait to see all of the … Continue Reading

NDC is awarded Chesapeake Bay Trust funds!

We are excited to announce that NDC has received funding from the Chesapeake Bay Trust to start a new pilot program: Stormwater Savvy, a community design process for stormwater management master planning. We are grateful for this support from CBT … Continue Reading

Soup and Saison Thursday the 13th at Union!

Join us at Union Craft Brewery this Thursday from 5-7 for hot soup, fresh bread, and the latest saison with your favorite NDC folks and friends. We’ll have our new SWAG there for purchase, including T-shirts, tote bags, and limited-edition … Continue Reading