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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Do you have ideas/thoughts/critiques on the White Flint 2 Plan? Tell us all about them at our upcoming community meeting.

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Friends of White Flint Community Meeting

 

Thursday, January 5, 2017

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Shriver Aquatic Center 

On the agenda:

  1.  Discussion of the Proposed White Flint 2 Sector Plan (Review the plan by clicking here.)

  2.  Resident Ambassador Program

  3.  Other Community Issues

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Community Meeting — Thursday, January 5, 2017

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Please attend our Friends of White Flint Community Meeting

 

Thursday, January 5, 2017

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Shriver Aquatic Center 

On the agenda:

  1.  Discussion of the Proposed White Flint 2 Sector Plan (Review the plan by clicking here.)

  2.  Resident Ambassador Program

  3.  Other Community Issues

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Important Community Meeting Tonight!

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We hope you will join us tonight at our Community Meeting!!

September 19, 2016   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Bethesda North Conference Center, Brookside Room

6:30     Welcome (Amy Ginsburg)

6:35     Approval of minutes from July Board Meeting (Howard Feldman/Amy Ginsburg)

6:40     Treasurer’s Report (Eric Grosse)

6:45     Fall Fest (Francine Waters) and Piketoberfest (Jay Corbalis)

6:50     Presentation by Nkosi Yearwood, Planner at Montgomery Planning Department, on White Flint 2 Preliminary Recommendations

7:05     Questions and comments on the White Flint 2 Preliminary Recommendations

7:20     Presentation by Walter Johnson Cluster Representatives on the Walter Johnson Roundtable Options

7:35     Questions and comments on the Walter Johnson Roundtable Options

7:50     Pike District Pedestrian Safety Campaign (Amy Ginsburg)

8:00     Brief Property Owner Updates (Property Owners)

8:20     Other Business

8:25     Would your HOA, condo association, or club like someone from Friends of White Flint to speak at one of your meetings about the transformation of our community?…

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Friends of White Flint Community Meeting — Save the Date

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Mark you calendars for our next Friends of White Flint Community Meeting Monday, September 19th, 6:30 to 8:30, Bethesda North Conference Center.  On the agenda:

  • White Flint 2 Preliminary Plan

  • WJ Cluster Roundtable Recommendations to Address School Capacity Issues

  • Pike District Pedestrian Safety Campaign.

(Thank you to Bethesda North Conference Center for providing the space for this important meeting.)…

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The presentations from last week’s community meeting

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For those of you who had to miss last week’s Friends of White Flint community meeting or for those of you who want to take another look, here are the links to the slide show presentations from Federal Realty Pike & Rose Phase 2 (Jay Corbalis), Saul Centers West (Brian Downie), Gables (Eddie Meder), Conference Center Garage (Tina Benjamin), Western Workaround (Bruce Johnston), and White Flint 2 (Nkosi Yearwood.)  Enjoy!…

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See you tonight at our Community/Board Meeting

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Please attend the Community/Board Meeting tonight, April 27th, at 6:30 pm at the Shriver Aquatic Center, 5900 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852.  The agenda is below, but here is a quick summary.  Property owners, government officials, and others will be presenting and showing drawings of upcoming development projects.
6:30            Call to Order
6:31            Approval of Minutes (Amy Ginsburg)
6:35            Financial Report (Eric Grosse)
6:40            Update on White Flint/Pike District Development
  1. Gables (Eddie Meder)
  2. Saul Centers West (Brian Downie)
  3. Pike & Rose Phase 2 (Jay Corballis)
  4. Transportation Projects (Bruce Johnston)
  5. Conference Center Garage (Tina Benjamin)
7:15            Update on White Flint 2 (Nkosi Yearwood)
7:20            How the White Flint area is faring in the CIP and Operating Budgets
  1. Montrose Parkway (Bruce Johnston)
  2. BRT (Francine Waters)
  3. Fire Station (Dee Metz)
  4. Wall Park Garage (Eddie Meder)
7:40            SHA/MCDOT Pedestrian Safety Project (Amy Ginsburg)
7:45            Montrose Parkway East (Ed Rich)
7:55            New board member to replace Amber Tedesco (Amy Ginsburg)
8:00            Adjourn
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Pike District would be perfect for Marriott’s New Headquarters

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Bethesda Now published yesterday a wonderful article about Friends of White Flint’s plan to entice Marriott International to move to the Pike District.

As we discussed at our Community Meeting March 25, for the White Flint area to be a successful live-work-play community, there must be a vibrant “work” sector. Residences alone are not enough to sustain the retail, restaurants, and entertainment options we want in the Pike District.…

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We’re changing the DMV!

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Pretty cool that the Pike District is considered to be one of four projects that are going to change the DC metro area.

And don’t forget about our Community Meeting tonight, 7pm, at Federal Realty which is located at the rear of Congressional Plaza on East Jefferson Street.…

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