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


Guardian’s Redevelopment Plans Receive Initial Approval

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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. …

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Check out the plans for the separated bike lanes on Marinelli

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Approximately sixty people attended last night’s very informative community meeting. Over the next few days, we’ll share with you the presentations that folks from MCDOT made on various topics.

Today we share the presentation on the separated bike lanes on Marinelli Road from Nebel to Rockville Pike. This project will add .4 miles of one way 5 feet- to 6 feet- wide separated bike lanes.…

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Hope to see you tomorrow at our community meeting

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Here’s the agenda for tomorrow night’s free and open-to-everyone community meeting

June 20, 2018, 7 pm, AMP by Strathmore

7:00     Call to order

7:05     Financial report

7:10     Property owner updates

7:20     Pedestrian improvements (Chris Conklin, MCDOT)

7:35     Western Workaround (Bruce Johnston, MCDOT)

7:50     Marinelli bike lanes (Patricia Shepherd, MCDOT)

8:05     BRT on Route 355 (Corey Pitts, MCDOT)

8:20     Other business

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The Beach at Pike and Rose is the place to be this summer

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This summer the neighborhood has a new hang spot. Dip your toes in the sand while you kickback in an L.L. Bean adirondack with an Orange Crush (it is the beach cocktail) and relax.

Open daily, The Beach is the place to meet for lunch, play games and enjoy your staycation.…

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The latest on the Grosvenor Turnback

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Click here to read the entire article from WTOP 

The funding to end the Grosvenor Turnback is now embedded in Metro’s fiscal year 2019 budget, which will serve as the base year for Virginia’s calculations of cost caps imposed on Metro as part of the agreement to provide a share of new dedicated capital funding for the agency.…

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Take the survey – tell the Planning Department what you think Randolph Hills placemaking should include

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Better Block will be on the ground in Randolph Hills through October 2018 as part of an engagement and master planning effort with Montgomery County Planning Department. We’re working to bring your ideas to life and make a more walkable, vibrant place to live and work. Please fill out the survey below and share with anyone else you think may be interested!…

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Tonight: White Flint Implementation Committee Meeting

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White Flint Sector Plan Implementation Advisory Committee
Wall Local Park – Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center
June 11, 2018, 7 p.m.
I. Introductions
II Development Updates
III. White Flint Implementation Coordinator Report (Dee Metz)
IV. White Flint Downtown Committee (Brian Downie/Francine Waters)
V. Presentation: MD 355 BRT Update (Joana Conklin-MCDOT)
VI. 
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