Category Archives: Development Projects
Pepco is building a new substation at the corner of Marinelli Road and Nebel Street to ensure the Pike District and surrounding areas have the power they need. Here are the slides Pepco presented to the White Flint Implementation Committee that show its plans for this new substation. (Click each slide to enlarge.)
Comments Off on Planning Board Takes Up White Flint Projects
On May 3, The Planning Board will review the Site Plan Amendment for Pike and Rose (Phase I and II) as well as the Zoning Text Amendment (ZTA) for a Signature Business Headquarters.
ZTA No. 18-05 amends the Montgomery County Zoning Ordinance to create a new use for a Signature Business Headquarters, and to provide a process for approval of a Signature Business Headquarters plan.… Read More
Comments Off on MoCo proposes to shorten development review process for Amazon HQ2
On Tuesday, County Council will vote on a proposal to cut in dramatically decrease the time of the development review process for companies, like Amazon, that bring more than 25,000 employees to an area near a Metro station in the county. That means they will do the review in sixty days.… Read More
Comments Off on North Bethesda Property Owner Plans “Heroic” Office Tower, Active Adult Housing Near Pike & Rose
From Bethesda Beat
An initial proposal submitted earlier this month to the Montgomery County Planning Department by Guardian Realty LLC indicates the three new buildings would be arranged around an existing office building at 6000 Executive Blvd. The company owns the roughly 7-acre property and has its corporate offices in the seven-story building that currently stands on the site, just southwest of Pike & Rose.… Read More
Comments Off on Two New Pike & Rose Restaurants: Kusshi Sushi and Sake Bar and Commonwealth Indian
From Bethesda Beat
A sushi and sake bar and an Indian restaurant will soon open at Pike & Rose.
Commonwealth Indian will open in place of La Madeleine on Old Georgetown Road, and Kusshi Sushi and Sake Bar in what had been Carluccio’s next to Owen’s Ordinary.
Kusshi Sushi, which takes its name from the kusshi oyster, will open in the fall, offering sushi rarities such as sea urchin and its namesake oyster, according to a Pike & Rose spokeswoman.… Read More
Comments Off on Amazon tours D.C., Maryland and Virginia in search for new headquarters
From The Washington Post
Officials from Amazon.com toured sites in Washington, Montgomery County, Md., and Northern Virginia last week — the latest sign that the tech giant is seriously considering adding a second headquarters with as many as 50,000 jobs to the D.C. area, according to officials in all three jurisdictions.… Read More
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Comments Off on Updated Development Map from the Implementation Committee
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
Comments Off on Review gorgeous draft sketches for 6000 Executive Blvd.
Guardian Realty Investors shared its plans last night for its property at 6000 Executive Boulevard on the corner of Old Georgetown Road and Executive Boulevard. The property is about 6.8 acres. This property was rezoned to Commercial-Residential in the recently passed White Flint 2 Sector Plan. Guardian plans to add to the current office building and transform this property into stunning residential and office space.… Read More
Comments Off on Uniqlo is coming to Pike and Rose!
Maryland’s very first Uniqlo store opens at Pike and Rose in the fall of 2018! For those of you who aren’t familiar with what is often called the Gap of Japan, Uniqlo specializes in inexpensive, casual clothes for men, women, and children. It is known for its unending shelves of beautifully folded shirts, sweaters, and athletic wear.… Read More