Howard County's 2010 Plan for Downtown Columbia strategically and legally defined the Merriweather – Symphony Woods Neighborhood to be a, "new kind of culture park where the landscape becomes a setting for arts, culture and civic uses".

Hence, Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods.

© Inner Arbor Trust

Please find below a link to Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods by the Numbers (which is actually very visual). It is a 187 Mb. high resolution PDF file: https://www.dropbox.com/s/1od1rwed2tp52bt/MPSW%20by%20Numbers%20140406.pdf

Click the link at the top of this page to download the full, high resolution (187 Mb.) presentation of Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods by The Numbers

The Merriweather-Symphony Woods Neighborhood will be a new kind of cultural park where the landscape becomes a setting for arts, cultural and civic uses.
— Howard County Plan for Downtown Columbia
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Michael McCall, President & CEO of the Inner Arbor Trust, spoke to Leadership Howard County on September 20, 2013; where he presented the Trust's background and current activities, and why the redevelopment and repositioning of the Merriweather-Symphony Woods Neighborhood is so critical to the quality of life and future strategic positioning of Howard County.