Today the Board of Directors of Friends of White Flint sent a letter to the County Council listing six remaining issues for consideration during the Council’s upcoming hearings on the White Flint Sector Plan. The letter was approved at the FoWF Board of Directors meeting on February 26, and offered for public comment under FoWF’s regular policy adoption process.…Read More
Daily Archives: March 1, 2010
Yesterday the Washington Post devoted a huge amount of space to a story on local Town Centers:
The main messages of the story seemed to be:
a) it’s really hard to do a Town Center the right way; and
b) it’s even harder to do them in a recession.
One message that I think has gone AWOL in the White Flint Sector Plan discussion is raised by a quote in this story: “Chris Farley, owner of Pacers Running Stores, thinks that Old Town Plaza has failed to create a true village feel.…Read More