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


Author Archives: kenhurdle

White Flint Financing Raises Questions

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I have just returned from a finance meeting that involves the White Flint Sector Plan directly and the entire County indirectly today, but directly in the future.  These meetings are due to the approved White Flint Sector Plan and the need to come up with a financing mechanism to pay for the transportation an infrastructure improvements needed to move this sector plan forward and accomplish the goals that were laid out over the past 3 1/2  years.  …

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White Flint, District 1, Councilman Berliner, Council President

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As we head for the finish line with the White Flint Sector Plan, will we loose the advantage of having  District 1 Councilman and current Council Vice President  Roger Berliner if he is not appointed the President to the Council?  Yes.  White Flint, likely the most valuable piece of real estate for the County coffers and the first true transformation of ugly strip shopping centers and their seas of asphalt parking, needs Berliner in the drivers seat so to speak. …

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Is age the biggest determining factor in accepting change?

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I had a real interesting conversation with a 22 year old today who has been following the White Flint Sector Plan very closely and this came out of our conversation.  When I asked her opinion of why people are either in favor of or against the proposed changes in White Flint, and very few are indifferent, here was her response.…

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Community meeting a success

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I recently attended a very exciting March 25, 730pm informational meeting that was held for the owners of Old Georgetown Village HOA and the Georgetown Village Condominium Association at their clubhouse.  It was to apprise them of the status and plans for the White Flint Sector.  The briefing was done by Evan Goldman of Federal Reality Investment Trust, www.federalrealty.com, in has capacity as a member of a developers collaborative. …

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3/11/09 Gazette Article

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F of WF Board of Directors Evan Goldman and Ken Hurdle were quoted in the 3/11/09 Montgomery County Gazette.  Please take time to read the article titled ” Developers propose new White Flint zoning Plan”.  The articles title is a little misleading in that the developers collaborative is not proposing a new zoning plan but an adjustment to the planning staffs opinions that takes walking habits and transportation options more into account.  …

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