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.
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
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.