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: March 2019

Developers Break Ground on White Flint Apartments

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From Bethesda Beat

Work has started on a 294-unit apartment complex on property in White Flint once used as a dog park.

A joint venture with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority and developer LCOR, the project at North Bethesda Town Center will join two other 300-unit apartment complexes developed by LCOR and provide a mix of floor plans.…

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YAY! Good weather predicted for Saturday’s Pike District Promenade!

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Grab your friends, family, kids, and pets and join us for the Pike District Promenade Saturday, March 16, 10am. We’ll meet at the plaza at North Bethesda Market (also known as NoBe Market) between Seasons 52 and Starbucks at 10 am then leave for an easy stroll along the Trolley Trail.…

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Maier Warner selected for Pike District Placemaking and Branding contract

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As this week’s White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee meeting, it was announced that Maier Warner was awarded the county contract for placemaking and branding in the Pike District. Kris Warner from Marier Warner Public Relations/Marketing explained their plans, which include social media, a website refresh, placemaking events, placemaking infrastructure, and other marketing will be part of their placemaking and branding campaign.…

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Pike District Promenade Saturday, March 16

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Ok, the weather can’t be bad EVERY third Saturday of the month, right? Hopefully we’ll finally enjoy some good walking weather Saturday, March 16 at 10 am for our Pike District Promenade.

Meet your neighbors and friends at the North Bethesda Market plaza between Seasons 52 and Starbucks at 10 am, then we’ll take an all-ages, pet-friendly stroll along the Trolley Trail.…

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A Dog Park in Wall Park?

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Montgomery Parks is gathering public input about where to put a new dog park and where to hold future dog-friendly pop-up like yappy hours.

The Dog Parks Site Suitability (DPSS) Study will help guide the location design and development of future dog parks in high-density areas of the County; serve as a reference tool for pop-up event planning; and outline several different types of dog facilities that may be suitable for various locations.…

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Images of the proposed Wilgus Development

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During their pre-submittal sketch plan meeting, Willco Companies shared their initial plans and information about their planned redevelopment of the Wilgus Property which is located between Montrose Road and Montrose Parkway and borders Towne Road.

Though subject to change, preliminary numbers show that this redevelopment will yield 110 townhomes, 34 two over two residential units, and 600 to 675 multi-family residential units.…

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Another new development going before the Planning Board

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The Wilgus property sketch plan is in the process of being filed with MNCPPC. The link just went up over the past couple of days, although the documents aren’t available yet. It will include about one million square feet of residential space and 200,00 square feet of commercial/retail.

The Wilgus property is at the northwest quadrant of Montrose Parkway and Towne Road.…

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