Comments Off on Cities Try Bike-Sharing
On the heels of the IPO of Zip-Car, an automobile-sharing service, comes an article about a service sharing bikes. Today’s Washington Times (yes, in some parts of White Flint, the print edition of the local paper is back) has an article focussing on Minneapolis’s bike-sharing programs.
I just returned from a trip to Minneapolis, which has many features highlighted in the White Flint Sector Plan, including a bicycle culture.… Read More
Comments Off on Councilmember Berliner’s Statement on White Flint Plan
Last week, the FLOG invited Montgomery County Councilmembers to provide statements about the White Flint Sector Plan. Here is the statement sent to the FLOG by Councilmember Roger Berliner, whose district includes White Flint:
A New White Flint
Today, the Council approved the White Flint Sector Plan by a unanimous vote.… Read More
Comments Off on What to Expect: Part 3 – the PIKE!
Fourth in a series of posts discussing what I expect to see in the upcoming final Draft White Flint Sector Plan, scheduled to be delivered to the Montgomery County Planning Board on June 18. These are not official Friends of White Flint positions, just my musings. This post deals with transportation issues, and in particular, what to do about Rockville Pike.… Read More