Category Archives: Development Projects
Comments Off on Meeting on Grosvenor-Strathmore Garage with Fivesquares Development Tuesday
Fivesquares Development, which is heading up the project near the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro station, is giving a presentation Tuesday night to residents and answering questions ahead of submitting its proposal to the Montgomery County Planning Department. Fivesquares will be building multifamily housing and a village green. over several decades.
Fivesquares is firing up plans to expand the Metro garage in order to make up for the spaces lost when the surface lot is developed.… Read More
Comments Off on Did you know there’s a farm at Pike and Rose?
The 17,000 square feet, Farm at Pike and Rose is the largest rooftop farm in the mid-Atlantic region, aimed at revolutionizing urban farming to make the most of available real estate.
Check out the video on WJLA-TV.
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Comments Off on Guardian’s Redevelopment Plans Receive Initial Approval
Montgomery County Planning Department gave preliminary approval to the project at the corner of Executive Blvd. and Old Georgetown. Often called the Guardian property, it is located at 6000 Executive Blvd. It would be the first redevelopment in the White Flint 2 sector plan area and would be build in three phases. … Read More
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.)… Read More
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
Comments Off on No more Montrose Parkway East?
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