You are cordially invited to a Friends of White Flint Community Meeting to be held Wednesday, March 25, 2015 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at Federal Realty located at 1626 East Jefferson Street in Rockville. We look forward to hearing presentations from many of the property owners in the Pike District, learning more about future development plans, and discussing both who is considered to be a member/supporter of Friends of White Flint and what our name should be in light of the change of nomenclature to the Pike District. …Read More
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On a lovely snow day like today, wouldn’t it be great to live in a community in which you could walk to the grocery store or cure cabin feature with a short stroll to a movie theater or restaurant? Someday, we’ll have exactly that in the Pike District. We partially have it now, with North Bethesda I and Pike and Rose, and over the next decade or two, the White Flint area will become ever more walkable … even on snow days.…Read More
You may have heard of a concept called “placemaking.” While it sounds like a trendy, made-up word, it’s actually the ultimate foundation of the White Flint Sector Plan. No doubt you’re eager to learn more … (And let’s face it; outside it’s single digits with a real snowstorm on the way, so what else are you going to do?) … so here’s a quick Friends of White Flint primer on placemaking.…Read More
Do you recognize yourself in any of these categories? According to the 2013 Tapestry Segmentation Area Profile:
27% of Pike District residents are Metro Renters
Metro Renters are highly educated and very mobile adults in their late twenties/early thirties. They prefer to live close to their jobs and usually walk or take transit to those jobs.…Read More
One of the advantages of being part of the Friends of White Flint is that we attend meetings so you don’t have to skip out of work or miss your child’s basketball game to stay up-to-date on the many goings-on in the Pike District. Below you’ll find summaries of both the White Flint Implementation Committee and Downtown Advisory Committee meetings
White Flint Implementation Committee
The starring role at this meeting was a comprehensive presentation by the City of Rockville detailing their tentative plans for the area of Rockville Pike from Bou Avenue north to Richard Montgomery Avenue.…Read More
Tonight, the White Flint Implementation Committee will meet at 7:00 pm at the Wall Local Park/Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center, Old Georgetown Road & Nicholson Lane, North Bethesda)
Tomorrow morning, the White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee will meet at the Bethesda North Conference Center. Cabin John Room, at 8:00 am.
Don’t forget to click here to make your $25 donation to Friends of White Flint so you can receive your $10 Del Frico’s Grille gift card!…Read More
Here’s a quick update of all that’s news and newsworthy in the world of Friends of White Flint. Read our latest e-newsletter by clicking here.…Read More
You’ve probably been in the parking lot of the Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center (KSAC), or at least you’ve seen it as you drive past the swim center. But imagine that rather than acres of striped asphalt there is lush green grass, inviting park benches, a winding path through the forest.
Open spaces are an important promise of the White Flint Sector Plan, and Wall Park can be the Pike District’s first new prominent green space. …Read More
Members are the lifeblood of Friends of White Flint. Residents, businesses, homeowner associations, property owners build consensus and work together to fulfill the dream of the White Flint Sector Plan. If you’re reading this, chances are good you’re already a member, (And if you’re not a member — what are you waiting for?…Read More
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