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


It’s Winter Restaurant Week!

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Enjoy delicious lunch, dinner (or brunch at select restaurants!) during Bethesda Magazine Restaurant Week, January 10 – 19!

Participating restaurants choose how many courses to offer and the price for their prix fixe menus. You choose the restaurants you want to visit based on what fits your budget and your taste buds.…

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Councilmember Riemer’s 5 Point Plan to Power Up Montgomery County’s Economy Features White Flint

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We’re delighted that Councilmember Riemer put economic development in the White Flint/Pike District/North Bethesda area as one of his top priorities! Below is the the part of his plan about North Bethesda.

2. North Bethesda Economic Development

Our County has an expansive vision for an urban corridor up and down Rockville Pike.…

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Is Northern Virginia leaving Montgomery County (and the Pike District) behind?

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Friends of White Flint Board Member Jonathan Pilley of Push-Pull Decorative Hardware was quoted in this important Washington Post story, Northern Virginia’s economic growth risks leaving Maryland suburbs behind.

The scene is dreary at what’s left of Montgomery County’s White Flint Mall, the site that Maryland hoped would lure Amazon to build its second headquarters.

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Places to Go, Things to Eat

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From EdibleDC

New favorites and old loves abound in the southern Montgomery County towns, and the rise of new apartment and condo housing with abundant new restaurant space has brought new clusters of walkable gastronomic exploration.

In the neighborhood now called North Bethesda, the retail and residential development has been nothing less than meteoric, as a recent walk-around revealed.…

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Last chance to support Friends of White Flint in 2019

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Ten percent of all charitable giving occurs in the last three days of the year. Can we count on you to make a contribution to Friends of White Flint during the last hours of 2019?

Quite simply, we exist because people like you make generous donations to our organization. No money, no mission.…

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Some new additions to Montrose Crossing (which is located in the White Flint 2 plan area)

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A Home Depot is scheduled to come to Rockville’s Montrose Crossing shopping center, a Montgomery County permitting official confirmed Thursday. This one will be different than the typical Home Depot home-improvement store in that it will specialize in custom kitchen and bathroom designs. The store will be at 12087 Rockville Pike, a space formerly occupied by Golf Galaxy.…

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Montgomery County Activates Newest HAWK Beacon where the Trolley Trail crosses Tuckerman Lane

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This past Monday, Montgomery County activated a new crosswalk beacon called a Hawk signal at the spot where the popular Bethesda Trolley Trail intersects with busy Tuckerman Lane. HAWK stands for high intensity activated crosswalk.

This is the fourth pedestrian beacon of its kind constructed by MCDOT in the County. HAWK beacons flash yellow when a pedestrian presses the signal button, then turn solid yellow and finally red to stop oncoming motorized vehicles; pedestrians are then given a walk signal. …

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In the spirit of Christmas, enjoy these photos of the NoBe Market Santa Experience

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The NoBe Market Plaza turned into the North Pole this past weekend as Santa paid a visit to all the kids in Rockville! Believers enjoyed hot chocolate and free photos with Santa Claus before he headed out for the holidays!

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