A lengthy but informative article shows how many other cities utilized diverse strategies to make housing affordable. While any one particular strategy may not work for Montgomery County, combining the best of these strategies may help make housing affordable in our beloved county. I’ve quoted a few paragraphs below that summarize the article, but you can read the entire piece here.…Read More
Category Archives: Development Projects
Dear County Council and County Executive:
As you know, the Walter Johnson cluster is poised to go into moratorium July 1 because it will be 120% overcapacity. Friends of White Flint, a nonprofit organization composed of residents, businesses, and property owners, strongly urges you to find a solution that would prevent this moratorium.…Read More
This potential building moratorium has probably flown under your personal news radar, but it could have real consequences in the Pike District. Basically, Walter Johnson High School and five other school clusters could be placed under a one-year residential building moratorium July 1 because the schools are at 120% or more of their student capacity.…Read More
From MCDOT: Construction activities anticipated for the next two weeks beginning April 21, 2019
The utility infrastructure relocation and construction which began in August 2018 is near completion and will finish mid-Spring, 2019.
PEPCO electrical construction located on the MNCPPC Aquatic Center property north of the Marinelli Road entrance has been completed—the contractor will return once PEPCO has installed a new power pole.…Read More
Are you seeing more orange traffic cones around Old Georgetown Road and Executive Blvd? Here’s why.
Some of the utility infrastructure relocation and construction which began in August 2018 is winding down and will finish in early Spring, 2019.
Construction continues on Towne Road behind Pike & Rose and along Old Georgetown Road.…Read More
909 Rose Avenue at Pike & Rose is a new, mixed-use, 200,000+ RSF Class A office building with retail tenants at ground floor. The building includes a dedicated office lobby with shared amenity spaces. The amenities include a fully fit-out fitness center with full service locker rooms, multiple meeting areas, in addition to a pantry and café/lounge area.…Read More
The Office of the County Executive developed this handy summary of the planned development of the White Flint/Pike District area. It will be updated as things change. You can download the PDF here.… Read More
Last night, Montgomery Planning gave the public the chance to review the proposed design guidelines for White Flint 2. For those of you who couldn’t make it to the Shriver Aquatic Center, here is a summary of the guidelines and links to the actual proposed White Flint 2 Design Guidelines.…Read More
Sweetgreen, a fast-casual restaurant that serves various types of salads, is opening this Monday, 3/18 in Pike & Rose, according to a sign on the door.
The restaurant chain has seen a fairly rapid expansion since opening their first location just 11 years ago.
They currently have almost 100 stores nationwide and the new Pike & Rose location will be the third in Montgomery County (Bethesda and Silver Spring locations).…Read More
Construction activities anticipated for the two weeks beginning March 10, 2019. For additional information on the White Flint Project please visit http://www.whiteflintproject.com
The utility infrastructure relocation and construction which began in August 2018 will finish by the end of winter 2019.
Verizon telecommunications infrastructure construction located in the northbound right lanes of Executive Boulevard prior to Old Georgetown Road has been completed with only punch list items remaining-the contractor will return at a later date.…Read More