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


Search Results for: saul

How gorgeous is BF Saul’s Building A?

Posted on by Amy Ginsburg

This gallery contains 9 photos.

Last week at a public meeting and a couple of days ago at the White Flint Implementation Committee meeting, BF Saul introduced the public to their plans for their site located on the west side of Rockville Pike between Marinelli and Nicholson (where the McDonald’s currently offers Big Macs and nuggets.) And now, we’re happy to share these drawings with you.

MCDOT wants Saul Centers to scale their project back

Posted on by Lindsay Hoffman

1 Comment

Bookmark and Share

Yesterday, BethesdaNow.com reported that the Maryland State Highway Administration and the County Department of Transportation have expressed concern about Saul Center’s proposed project on Rockville Pike.  The redevelopment of the Metro-Pike Plaza would offer three mixed-use buildings on the west side of Rockville Pike, between Nicholson Lane and Marinelli Drive.  Woodglen Drive is slated to extend north, between the Saul Property and The Grand apartment building to connect with Marinelli.

Read More

BF Saul presents improved design for Metro Pike Center

Posted on by dan reed!

Comments Off on BF Saul presents improved design for Metro Pike Center

Bookmark and Share

After public outcry over their earlier proposal, developer BF Saul is back with a new design for a mixed-use complex that will replace the Metro Pike Center shopping center and Staples at the intersection of Rockville Pike and Nicholson Lane. Over 60 people came to the monthly White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee meeting at the Shriver Aquatic Center to see it, though concerns remain about how the pedestrian-friendly the new buildings will be.…

Read More

Be the First to See Saul Centers’ Plan for their White Flint Properties

Posted on by Lindsay Hoffman

Comments Off on Be the First to See Saul Centers’ Plan for their White Flint Properties

Bookmark and Share

Saul Centers Inc. owns some pretty prominent land in White Flint and, on Tuesday evening April 30th, we’ll get our first peek at their plans for it.   Saul owns three properties along Rockville Pike, between Nicholson Lane and Marinelli Road.

The first is Metro-Pike Center on the west side of the Pike.…

Read More

A little history of the Pike District

Posted on by Amy Ginsburg

No Comments

Bookmark and Share

For those of you who grew up here and/or hung out in the Pike District of 40 years ago, here’s a little bit of history. Do you remember of the Rainbow Inn? Check out this document from the Maryland Historical Trust.

The Rainbow Inn was located at 11520 Rockville Pike, which is now a strip mall with Palm Beach Tan, Mirage Nails, and Stella’s Bakery and will one day be Saul Center West.…

Read More

Updated Development Map from the Implementation Committee

Posted on by Amy Ginsburg

Comments Off on Updated Development Map from the Implementation Committee

Bookmark and Share

At last night’s White Flint Implementation Committee, Nkosi Yearwood reviewed the current approved development in White Flint.

Pike and Rose:  Finishing Phase 2. New office building going before the Planning Board in April.

North Bethesda Market Two: Approved for some time for development, no word from JBG Smith when development might begin.…

Read More

Upcoming White Flint Area Meetings

Posted on by Amy Ginsburg

2 Comments

Bookmark and Share

The White Flint Implementation Committee will meet on Monday, February 12, 7 p.m., at Wall Local Park/Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center. The agenda is below:

Introductions

Updates

White Flint Development
Pike & Rose
Nobe 2
Saul Centers
East Village at North Bethesda Center
Gables White Flint
North Bethesda Center
White Flint Mall
Pepco Substation

New members

County Executive FY19-24 CIP for White Flint

White Flint 2 Sector Plan

White Flint Downtown Committee (Brian Downie/Francine Waters)

White Flint Implementation Coordinator Report (Dee Metz)

Other topics


The White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee will meet Tuesday, February 13 at 8 am at Snyder Cohn.…

Read More

Luxmanor community featured in the Washington Post

Posted on by Amy Ginsburg

Comments Off on Luxmanor community featured in the Washington Post

Bookmark and Share

From The Washington Post

Near Rockville, a neighborhood grows without losing its friendliness

 

Richard L. Kadish said he knew that his wife wouldn’t be in favor of purchasing the five-bedroom, five-bathroom Colonial on a quiet, tree-lined street that he discovered in 1983 in the Luxmanor neighborhood next to Rockville.…

Read More

What you missed at Monday night’s Implementation Committee Meeting

Posted on by Amy Ginsburg

Comments Off on What you missed at Monday night’s Implementation Committee Meeting

Bookmark and Share

Nkosi Yearwood

There will soon be an application to allow Saul Centers East to have an animal boarding facility.

The next White Flint 2 worksession is Thursday, April 27th in the afternoon.

Francine Waters, White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee

BID (Business Improvement District) enabling legislation was passed by the state legislature and is awaiting the Governor’s signature.…

Read More

Say No to Bus Service Reductions in the Pike District

Posted on by Amy Ginsburg

Comments Off on Say No to Bus Service Reductions in the Pike District

Bookmark and Share

Your help is needed. Give Metro feedback on its proposed FY2018 Operating Budget and the Capital Improvement Plan by taking the WMATA survey

As we discussed last week, Metro has proposed reducing service to White Flint metro, increasing headways during rush hour to eight minutes and during non-rush hour to fifteen minutes.…

Read More