Metro site offers rare chance to build new housing around transit station
BY BETHANY RODGERS Published:
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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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.…