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Kensington, MD 20891

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Tag Archives: Grosvenor-Strathmore

Meeting on Grosvenor-Strathmore Garage with Fivesquares Development Tuesday

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Fivesquares Development, which is heading up the project near the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro station, is giving a presentation Tuesday night to residents and answering questions ahead of submitting its proposal to the Montgomery County Planning Department.  Fivesquares will be building multifamily housing and a village green. over several decades.

Fivesquares is firing up plans to expand the Metro garage in order to make up for the spaces lost when the surface lot is developed.…

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Plans for the Grosvenor-Strathmore Garage

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The Montgomery County Planning Department received the first application for development within the  Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro Area Minor Master Plan since it was approved and adopted in January 2018. WMATA submitted a Mandatory Referral application requesting to replace their surface parking lot with an expansion to the existing garage. Review the application documents.…

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Developers Push for More Housing Density in Grosvenor-Strathmore Plan

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From Bethesda Beat

Metro site offers rare chance to build new housing around transit station

A slide showing a plan for the area around the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro station.

A slide showing a plan for the area around the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro station. VIA MONTGOMERY COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENT

Developers and smart-growth advocates on Thursday asked planning officials to include higher building densities in plans to replace a surface parking lot near the Grosvenor-Strathmore Metro  station with a neighborhood and high-rises.…

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Grosvenor-Strathmore Minor Master Plan Amendment Preliminary Plan

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The Planning Staff will present to the Planning Board on Thursday their preliminary recommendations for the Grosvenor-Strathmore Minor Master Plan Amendment.  You can see all the slides by clicking here and you can see a few select slides below.

 

The staff is recommending a density of 1,145 dwelling units and a Floor Area Ratio [FAR] of 2.5.…

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