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: August 2020

Free Montgomery Smart Growth Advocacy Training

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Coalition for Smarter Growth is holding a Montgomery Smart Growth Advocacy Training, on Thursday, September 17th at 7pm.

They’ll be demystifying the legislative and planning processes of the County Council and Planning Board, and answering any questions. Their goal is to help empower community members who may have felt intimidated by the county’s bureaucracy to advocate for housing, land use, and transit, including the General Plan that’s currently being written.…

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Some interesting … and good … business news as well a chance to provide input

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From MCEDC:

Fast Growing Companies Call Montgomery County Home – Congratulations to the 49 Montgomery County companies that made the 2020 Inc. 5000 list—a compilation of the 5,000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America. The number of Montgomery County companies on the list grew by 20% over last year, and included North Bethesda’s mPower Financing.

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Pike & Rose Restaurant News

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Congratulations to Kusshi Sushi the winner of the Taste of Moco bracket challenge for Best Sushi.

Also, as reported by the MoCo Show, the founders of Cava, Cava Mezze, and Julii are bringing their newest concept to Pike & Rose. Melina, named after Chef Dimitri Moshovitis’ daughter, will open in the 909 Rose office building across from REI.…

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Montgomery County, WMATA Working On Deal For Life Sciences Hub At White Flint Metro

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From Bisnow by Jon Banister:

Montgomery County is looking to take advantage of its booming life sciences market with a new development around one of its underdeveloped Metro stations.  The county is working on a joint development agreement with WMATA that would allow it to build a life sciences hub next to the White Flint Metro station, County Executive Marc Elrich said Tuesday on Bisnow’s Future of Montgomery County webinar.…

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Picnic in the Park

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Looking for a perfect picnic spot in Montgomery County, Maryland? Montgomery Parks and Visit Montgomery have partnered together so you now have even more opportunities to enjoy a picnic in the park. Search for a participating park in your area and find nearby restaurants. While at the park, find the official “Picnic in the Park” sign, take a picture of the QR code, and search for eateries offering delivery.…

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