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


Fun Fall Events this Saturday at North Bethesda Market

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Looks what’s happening Saturday at North Bethesda Market!

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White Flint Placemaking Festival

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The Montgomery County Planning Department is collaborating with the Better Block Foundation, a Dallas-based non-profit, to host a community-led placemaking event at the Randolph Hills Shopping Center in Fall 2018.  This Better Block event aims to bring together residents, local business owners, parents, teachers and students of nearby schools, and representatives of civic associations for a community-oriented placemaking event.…

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Free trees for White Flint/North Bethesda/Grosvenor residents

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To increase the urban tree canopy, the Montgomery Planning Department has launched Shades of Green, a program that provides free trees and planting for qualifying property owners in North Bethesda, Grosvenor and White Flint.  (Other parts of the County, too, but that’s not our focus.)

Here are the rules:

Trees cannot be planted in street rights-of-way.…

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Fingers crossed for tomorrow’s Pike District Promenade

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The forecast is promising, and Florence seems to be cooperating, so we hope to see you tomorrow at our Pike District Promenade, an easy, free, all-ages stroll along the Trolley Trail.  We’ll meet at North Bethesda Market on the plaza between Seasons 52 and CVS at 10 am Saturday. Free two-hour parking at NoBe Market in the garage off Marketplace Lane

Make some new friends, hang out with some old ones at the Pike District Promenade.…

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Pike District Promenade Saturday Sept. 15th

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Well, it looks like there’s a chance Florence won’t upset our plans for our next Pike District Promenade.  We’ll cancel if it’s raining, of course, but let’s keep our fingers crossed Florence and all that rain stay way to the south of us.  If you’re unsure if the walk on the Trolley Trail  is happening, check www.whiteflint.org Saturday morning.…

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Images of Guardian’s 62+ Apartment Building

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Guardian will soon be submitting its plans to the Planning Board for an age-restricted apartment building at 6000 Executive Blvd.  The Pike District/White Flint area doesn’t have any of this sort of housing (age 62 and older) so it will be a welcome addition to our community. This apartment building is building A, and the existing office building will remain. …

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Grab your walking shoes — Pike District Promenade is September 15

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What is a Pike District Promenade?

*An easy stroll along the Trolley Trail for all ages — babies in strollers to millenials to seniors

*A chance to make new friends and chat with old ones

*An opportunity to get a bit of exercise and enjoy the beautiful Trolley Trail

*A no cost way to make our community more of a community

We will meet Saturday, September 15 at 10am on the North Bethesda Market Plaza.…

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