Friends of White Flint

Promoting a Sustainable, Walkable and Engaging Community

P.O. Box 2761

White Flint Station

Kensington, MD 20891

Phone: 301-980-3768

Email: info@whiteflint.org


Latest Rendering of Arrowwood

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Arrowwood, a 204 unit residential building at the corner of Citadel Avenue and Marinelli Road, will begin construction in January, 2019. Located near Harris Teeter, Wentworth House, and Aurora, Arrowwood will bring more housing to the White Flint/Pike District area in 2021. LCOR is the developer of this exciting new addition to our community that will be part of North Bethesda Center.…

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Bethesda Restaurant Week in the White Flint/Pike District area

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Bethesda Magazine Restaurant Week … January 11 to 20 … is the perfect time to try a new Pike District restaurant or return to an old favorite. Deals and good food abounds!

City Perch
Menus | Lunch: $22 | Dinner: $35

Del Frico’s Grill
Menus | Lunch: $25 | Dinner: $36

Owen’s Ordinary
Menus | Lunch: $22 | Dinner: $22 | Brunch: $36

Seasons 52
Menus | Lunch: $20 | Dinner: $35

Stella Barra
Menus | Dinner: $32 | Brunch: $18

Summer House
Menus | Lunch: $27 | Dinner: $37 | Brunch: $23

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Winter Beer Garden Saturday, January 19th

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You won’t want to miss The RCA Winter Beer Garden held at the RCA Civic Green at Randolph Hills Shopping Center, Saturday, January 19th, 3pm to 8pm.

During October’s Placemaking Festival, the RCA was approached by True Respite Brewing Company to partner with them on a winter beer garden festival. The RCA board were enthusiastic about making this idea a reality.…

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Fabulous shows at AMP this month

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Looking for something fun to do in the Pike District/White Flint area? AMP by Strathmore at Pike & Rose has the entertainment you crave.

AMP COMEDY: JOE ZIMMERMAN
THURSDAY, JANUARY 17, 2019

Joe Zimmerman got his start as a member of the Southern stand-up group The Beards of Comedy. Although his beard has been kept in check, his career has just kept growing.…

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Why developers are offering ‘experiences’ to attract suburbanites

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Katherine Shaver of The Washington Post just wrote about the Pike District, suburban urbanism, and mixed-use developments in a must-read article. The first part is below.  Visit The Washington Post to read the entire article.

The new Strathmore Square being planned for Montgomery County will have all the markings of an urban-suburban development: upscale apartments in mid- and high-rise buildings and perhaps office space or a hotel — all at a Metro Red Line station.…

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Interesting, Educational Articles to Start the New Year

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Transforming the White Flint area into a walkable, vibrant, smart growth area isn’t a mere whim. It’s based on solid research and thought-out policy. The following top ten blogs on Montgomery Planning’s The Third Place are interesting, educational articles that discuss the backbone principles of the burgeoning transformation of the Pike District.…

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Dee Metz, White Flint Coordinator, Retiring January 24

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You may not have known Dee Metz nor known of her behind-the-scenes work to make the White Flint Sector Plan a reality, but Dee Metz was, quite simply, one of the greatest drivers of the White Flint transformation, and she will be missed. Her email announcing her retirement is below.

It is with mixed feelings that I am announcing my retirement at the end of January. …

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