Tag Archives: CIP
Yesterday, the County Executive released his proposed capital budget, called the CIP or Capital Improvements Program budget. In the North Bethesda area, there are 19 projects totaling $458 million. That said, many of the projects have no funding. You can learn more by clicking here.
We’re happy there are funds for the White Flint fire station and the Western Workaround but very disappointed the County Executive recommended no funds for a second metro entrance.… Read More
Comments Off on Wall Park CIP Hearing Changed to Wednesday Evening
Are you planning on helping to create a Park Paradise at Wall Park by attending the CIP meeting? (I hope so!)
Please know that Council Capital Improvements Program (CIP) Hearing originally scheduled for tonight has been changed to WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 10th, 7 pm, Third Floor Hearing Room, 100 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850. … Read More
Comments Off on Montgomery County Executive Leggett Announced Amendments to FY16 Budget and CIP
Yesterday Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett announced his recommendations for the FY16 Capital budget and proposed amendments to the FY15-20 Capital Improvement Program (CIP). Check out the news release with more details about the amendments here.
Note one of the proposed amendments to the FY16 budget in the announcements:
“*Acceleration of White Flint redevelopment expenditures for Main Street/Market Street and Executive Boulevard to coordinate with construction of the Conference Center parking garage, minimizing disruption to local businesses, saving money, and bringing pedestrian and bike improvements on line earlier.”
This is great to hear!… Read More
Comments Off on Update from White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee June Meeting
Here are the updates from the White Flint Sector Plan Implementation Advisory Committee meeting from Monday, June 9th.
Nkosi Underwood mentioned that no new development activities have taken place since the last meeting in May. ProMARK and Foulger-Pratt are in the process of presenting their preliminary site plan to the Planning Board.… Read More
Comments Off on Montgomery County Council FY-15 Budget Updates
The Montgomery County Council met on Thursday, May 15 to deliberate on the FY-15 Montgomery County Operating Budget and the FY 2015-20 Capital Improvements Program. The council came to an unanimous tentative agreement on the Operating Budget for FY-15 and the FY2015-20 CIP.
Some of the key actions to took place that are important for White Flint include:
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- The approval of the FY 15 Montgomery County Operating Budget of $4.99 billion, which will include funding for the Urban Park Elements.
Comments Off on Updates from White Flint Sector Implementation Advisory Committee
Since the Jewish holiday, Passover, falls on the next White Flint Sector Implementation Advisory Committee meeting date of Monday April 14th, there will be no Implementation Advisory Committee meeting this month.
N’kosi Yearwood, White Flint’s lead planner, sent along updates on projects and planning happening now around the White Flint District that you can find below:
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- Saul Centers White Flint is going to the Montgomery County Planning Board on April 17.
Comments Off on FoWF Advocacy
Friends of White Flint is the only independent organization that represents the entire range of stakeholders impacted by the redevelopment of White Flint. When we create a position, we tap into the residents, businesses and landowners in and around our area in order to build consensus. Our advocacy often occurs in person and over the telephone but, last week, we had the opportunity to send letters on three topics at issue within county government. … Read More
Comments Off on Draft Minutes of FoWF’s Feb. 24th Board Meeting
** The following are draft minutes of the meeting held on February 24, 2014, of the Board of Directors of Friends of White Flint. These minutes will remain in draft form until approved at the next Board meeting. In the meantime, please email suggested edits to Info@WhiteFlint.org **
**Updated on 3/17/14 at 4:46pm with edits**
Draft Minutes of the February 24, 2014 FoWF Board of Directors Meeting
2014 Board of Directors Meeting
February 24, 2014, 6:30pm
The Forum Condominium
The Friends of White Flint (FoWF) Board Meeting was called to order at 6:37pm at the Forum Condominium in North Bethesda.… Read More
Comments Off on County Council looks at White Flint projects
As the Montgomery County Council makes its way through the proposed Capital Improvement Programs budget, two White Flint-related projects have recently been discussed.
First, as reported in The Gazette, the White Flint fire station project is a “go.” The 5-bay station slated for Randolph Road, near the new Chapman Avenue Extended, will include about 200 units of affordable housing for seniors.… Read More
Comments Off on Friends of White Flint’s CIP Testimony
Last night, FoWF Board Member Chad Salganik presented testimony before the County Council on the Capital Improvement Programs Budget. If you haven’t chimed in yet, it’s not too late — email your support of White Flint projects to County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov.
Testimony of Friends of White Flint
February 5, 2014
Public Hearing on Montgomery County Capital Improvements Program Budget
Good evening, Councilmembers. … Read More