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: July 2015

Time to Have S’more Fun at Grill Night at Wall Park July 21st

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We’ve got the fixings for s’mores, hot grills, live music, snacks, soft drinks, and paper goods.  All we need is you and your friends and family to make the summer’s second Grill Night at Wall Park as successful as last month’s fun-filled event.  Let’s show everyone that we need and want our green space in the Pike District — grab something to grill and come to Wall Park next to the Shriver Aquatic Center, from 6pm to 8pm on Tuesday, July 21!

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Implementation and Advisory Committee Meetings Will Not be Held This Week

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The Tuesday, July 14th White Flint Advisory Committee Meeting meeting is changed to a Board retreat.

The Monday, July 13 White Flint Implementation Committee meeting is cancelled.

Here are several updates from N’kosi Yearwood of Montgomery Planning in lieu of the Implementation Meeting:

Monitoring Report

The White Flint/Great Seneca/Shady Grove Monitoring report is going to the Planning Board next Thursday afternoon.…

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Montrose Parkway — Helpful or Hurtful for the Pike District?

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Construction of the Montrose Parkway is back in the news.  What do you think?  Will this new section of Montrose Parkway help or hurt the Pike District?

For details, read more: (thank you, Bethesda Beat)

Montgomery County and state transportation officials are ready to present construction plans for a controversial stretch of highway east of Rockville Pike, near White Flint.…

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Grill Night in Wall Park Take Two

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Mark your calendars, folks, for summer’s second Grill Night in Wall Park, July 21st at 6:00. More than 75 people enjoyed the first Grill Night, and all of them gave a hearty “thumbs up” to this neighborhood event. Let’s show how much we want and will use green space in the Pike District with another fabulous Grill Night in Wall Park!…

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County Council Likely to Approve Placeholder Classroom Project for WJ

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As the council often does when school clusters near moratorium status, the County Council appears likely to approve a placeholder classroom project for Walter Johnson High School that will allow some major White Flint development projects to move forward reported Bethesda Magazine.

Last week, the council introduced a $3.1 million, eight-classroom addition for Walter Johnson in the county’s six-year capital budget in order to avoid a development moratorium in the area. …

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