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Sebastian Montes/The Gazette
The County Planning Board's draft of Gaithersburg West was met with skepticism Thursday at the County Council's Planning, Housing and Economic Development committee, which questioned the traffic impacts of so much growth in an area already plagued by too many vehicles. If the council approves the plan as is, towers up to 150 feet tall would someday sprout from the crest of the Belward Farm in Gaithersburg, seen here from the Mission Hills neighborhood.