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


Monthly Archives: April 2015

To save or spend time; that is the question

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When we talk about a particular area, are we looking to save time or spend time in that area? In other words, are we just passing through, like on I-270, or are we spending time, like we would in North Bethesda 1 or Pike & Rose?

This article in Better Cities suggests looking at our environment in terms of either Links, in which movement is prioritized as is saving time, or Places, in which destination space and spending time takes precedence.…

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Welcome to new member The Bozzuto Group

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Friends of White Flint welcomes its newest member, The Bozzuto Group!

Bozzuto Management Company proudly serves several communities in the White Flint neighborhood such as North Bethesda Market, Timberlawn CrescentStrathmore Court at White Flint, and The Monterey.

Headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area, and celebrating its 27th year in business, The Bozzuto Group is a diversified residential real estate company that provides a broad range of real estate services throughout the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast.…

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Eat at ShopHouse – Raise Funds for Friends

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On Tuesday, Apr 28, from 5pm – 9pm, you’ll have the  opportunity to fill your stomach with delicious food while filling the coffers of Friends of White Flint. Simply enjoy dinner at ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen in Pike & Rose on April 28th from 5pm to 9pm and mention Friends of White Flint, then ShopHouse will generously donate half of the cost of your meal to Friends of White Flint.…

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Congrats to our Winners!

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FB buttonCongratulations to our five winners of a pair of tickets to April 10th performance of Donal Fox at AMP powered by Strathmore. Thanks for liking us on Facebook!

George Leventhal

Megan Pickette

Lora Byala

Alison Bennett

Josh Marks

And welcome to new members La Madeline and  ShopHouse at Pike & Rose!…

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White Flint II

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The Montgomery County Planning Department says the plan for White Flint 2 could be ready for Council review by December 2016 with the planning process re-started this June.

The White Flint 2 Sector Plan includes 209 acres and includes a horseshoe-shaped area on either side of Rockville Pike between the White Flint area and the official boundary of the City of Rockville.…

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What happens when you turn parking spaces into bike lanes?

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Some retailers fear the loss of street parking, but recent studies show that fear is misplaced.

For example, a study, from UC-Davis scholars Natalie Popovich and Susan Handy, analyzed nearly 1,900 shopping trips to downtown Davis made after the opening of a new Target store. Cyclists not only took slightly more trips than drivers did, but spent more per trip—leading to a monthly total spending of roughly $250 for cyclists to $180 for drivers.…

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