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


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Big Box Stores Are Shrinking to Fit Smart Urban Neighborhoods

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Dan Reed (Dan, by the way, used to write this blog you are now reading) in theĀ August Washingtonian writes about how big box storesĀ are shrinking their square footage to fit walkable communities like Bethesda and Rosslyn. He also discusses how the mix of retail is changing in urban and urban-lite communities, focusing on stores where shoppers hunt for bargains and interesting wares (i.e.…

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