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


Tag Archives: Events

Agenda for February 24th FoWF Meeting

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** After a false start, we’re reposting the agenda this afternoon.  Thanks to our Friends whose eagle-eyes noticed something important was missing!  –LH

 

Dear Friends,

Our next general/board meeting of Friends of White Flint is next Monday, February 24th, at 6:30pm.  Details are available by clicking here.  Please see below for the meeting’s draft agenda.  

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Friends of White Flint’s Next Meeting

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All members are invited to our next Friends of White Flint board and general meeting on Monday, February 24th from 6:30 – 8:00pm.  The meeting will be held in the lobby-level board room at The Forum Condominium, 11801 Rockville Pike*.  Expect the agenda to include updates on private development projects, as well as infrastructure and public projects.  

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Celebrate Valentine’s Early at Paladar Latin Kitchen

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From our friends at Paladar Latin Kitchen:

Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar

WPFW 89.3 AM’s own Robyn Holden and Carol Tyson will be broadcasting live from Paladar on Friday, February 7th from 7-10pm. Joining them will be special guest, Jim Byers, from the Latin Flavor.

But, wait – that’s not all!
The talented Laura Sosa & Pa’ Gozar Latin jazz band are providing musical entertainment from 7:30 – 8:30 while Ron Abuelo shares complimentary rum samples.…
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National Building Museum’s Smart Growth Series

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The National Building Museum downtown is a pretty fantastic resource.  In addition to unique exhibits and a stellar kids’ play-area, they also host a variety of Speakers Series’ throughout the year.  Next week, their focus will be on White Flint!

As part of the Smart Growth Series, I’ll be at the museum on Wednesday, February 5th from 12:30-1:30pm to share how the community is collaborating to ensure that a redeveloped White Flint reaches its potential.  

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Transportation Forum with Gubernatorial Candidates

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Local advocacy group Purple Line Now! is hosting a Transportation Forum with Maryland’s Gubernatorial candidates and it’s open to the public!  The event is free but you must register by December 8th to secure your spot.  See more below:

Hear from the candidates running for Governor, find out where they stand on Transportation Issues.

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Meeting Next Week on White Flint School Site

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The issue of a site for a future elementary school in the White Flint Sector is back at the forefront and County Planners will be at a meeting next week to discuss it.

From Park & Planning:

White Flint Elementary School
7:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 20
Garrett Park Elementary School
4810 Oxford Street
Kensington, MD 20895
 
Planners will participate in a general meeting of the Garrett Park Estates/White Flint Park Citizen’s Association at the Garrett Park Elementary School on Wednesday, November 20 at 7:00 p.m. …
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Friends’ testimony on BRT at the Council

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Friends of White Flint board member Suzanne Hudson delivered this testimony last week at the Montgomery County Council’s public hearing on the Countywide Transit Corridors Functional Master Plan. (Thanks, Suzanne!).

Interested in learning more about bus rapid transit? Join us TONIGHT at 6pm for a Rapid Transit Roundtable discussion about the MD 355 Corridor!

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You’re Invited to Learn More About Rapid Transit on MD 355!

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Please join us for a community discussion about the proposed Rapid Transit Network in Montgomery County and, specifically, about the MD 355 Corridor.

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355 Rapid Transit Roundtable

An educational community discussion about Montgomery County’s proposed Rapid Transit System for stakeholders along the 355 corridor.

Thursday, October 3 | 6:00 PM | Cafeteria of the Executive Office Building, 101 Monroe Street, Rockville, MD (Metro: Rockville)

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As population and traffic continue to rise, how can we design the 355 corridor to move more people and connect our communities all the way from Friendship Heights to Clarksburg?…

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New “Upcoming Events” sidebar and Calendar page!

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Having trouble keeping up with our many events this fall? Now you can keep track of all the White Flint-related events and meetings with our new Calendar page, as well as our “Upcoming Events” widget to the right of the page you are currently on (next to our monthly archives of blog posts).…

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