On Monday, the Parks Department presented the plan for the interim Wall Park. As you probably know, once the new Wall Park/Shriver Aquatic Center garage is built, the current paved parking lot will be ripped up and replaced with much-needed green space. Here are some of the more essential slides from Monday’s presentation.… Read More
Join Pike and Rose in the neighborhood Friday, November 17 from 6-8 pm as they kick-off the holiday season with their Annual Neighborhood Tree Lighting.
Holiday Music and Entertainment
Tastings & Food Specials
Seasonal Sales & Promotions
Giveaways & Prizes
LIVE! Ice Carving
Shop your favorite stores for the holidays including H&M, Sephora, Sur La Table , REI, L.L.… Read More
Canopy by Hilton, the gorgeous hotel coming to Pike and Rose, opens the end of February. Resident Ambassadors, those people who serve as a conduit of information between their multi-family building or single-family community and Friends of White Flint, enjoyed a special behind-the-scenes tour of this special place.
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The long-awaited report on Metro by former U.S. transportation secretary Ray LaHood urges the region’s three jurisdictions and the federal government to provide the agency with permanent, dedicated funding, but it sidesteps the politically charged question of what kind of tax or other mechanism should be adopted for that purpose.
Thanks to the Pike District for these photos of the Grand Opening Party.
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Friends of White Flint holds annual elections for openings on our eighteen-member board of directors. Terms are for three years, and there are six resident board members, six business board members, and six property owner board members.
This year, we have openings for three property owner board members, two resident board members, and two business board members.… Read More
At yesterday’s County Council PHED committee meeting, the many emails Friends of White Flint members sent to committee members were mentioned more than a few times during the discussion about White Flint 2. Thank you to all the many, many people who advocated for a walkable White Flint 2.
While only the Guardian and Willco properties will be considered to be part of White Flint 1’s metro station priority area, it was decided that all traffic mitigating infrastructure projects in the western and northern parts of White Flint 2 will prioritize walkability and bikeability, ensuring a more urban design.… Read More
The Planning Department is soliciting letters of interest from homeowners and civic associations, and property owners to fill two vacancies on the White Flint Sector Plan Implementation Advisory Committee. A vacancy exists for a commercial property owner representative and another vacancy for a residential or civic association representative.
If you are interested in serving on the Committee, please submit a letter of interest by Friday, November 24, 2017, no more than 250 words, highlighting your interest, background, and expertise that will ensure the successful implementation of the White Flint Sector Plan.… Read More
Comments Off on Community Meeting On The Interim Plan To Improve Wall Local Park Experience
A Community Meeting to discuss the interim plan to improve Wall Local Park, will be Monday, November 13, 2017. The meeting will start at 6:30 pm. It will be at the Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center at Wall Park. Under the guidance of the current White Flint Sector Plan, Parks staff will present the interim plan as well as review future plans to the park. … Read More
Comments Off on What the PHED Committee Discussed and Decided This Week for White Flint 2
During Monday’s County Council PHED Committee, staff and PHED Committee members discussed and decided the following:
Council staff recommended keeping the Planning Board’s zoning for the land behind Cherrington townhomes, stating that townhomes would be an appropriate use of that land. After some discussion, including comments by the Planning Board Chair and Planning Department Director, it was decided to include language that ensured that any residential development is compatible with existing development.… Read More