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The June 8th White Flint 2 work session was a short meeting (relatively speaking) but a productive one. Nkosi Yearwood was unable to complete his presentation, so look for a part-two for this work session in the near future.
First, Chair Casey Anderson invited various developers, lawyers, and community members to speak.… Read More
Comments Off on White Flint Work Session May 18th
The next White Flint 2 Planning Board work session will take place this Thursday, May 18, at approximately 11:30 a.m. This session will focus on land use and zoning.
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Comments Off on White Flint 2 Worksession Tomorrow, March 23
At tomorrow’s White Flint 2 Worksession, planning staff will discuss financing possibilities that could support the infrastructure needs for the White Flint 2 Sector Plan area. The White Flint 1 Special Taxing District will also be discussed. Executive Branch representatives will attend this worksession to discuss their perspective regarding financing alternatives for the Plan area.… Read More
The Planning Board discussed the Parklawn District and Randolph Hills part of White Flint 2 on March 9th. And the Planning Board had quite a bit to say about the staff’s draft plan. (View the staff presentation.) Read on for some wonderful news about the CSX pedestrian crossing and other favorable news.… Read More
Comments Off on Gables Presents Minor Changes to the Planning Board
Last September, Gables presented to the White Flint Implementation Committee a series of minor changes they were making to their design since some things didn’t translate well from conception to design. Yesterday, the Planning Board reviewed those changes. You can read the staff report at Gables White Flint Limited Site Plan Amendment No.… Read More
Comments Off on County Planners Debate Project Staging in Drafted Plan for White Flint
From Bethesda Magazine:
Development that includes nearly 6,000 homes could halt without progress on school, transportation projects
BY BETHANY RODGERS
Montgomery County planning officials on Thursday debated whether it’s fair to freeze development in the White Flint area if public projects stall.
Under the drafted White Flint 2 Sector Plan, growth would proceed in three phases, but moving through them would require progress on school and transportation improvements.… Read More
Comments Off on Will it be the tallest building in MoCo?
In case you missed this in yesterday’s weekly e-newsletter (and if you don’t want to miss our weekly informative e-blast, you can sign up at www.whiteflint.org) here’s the skinny on Saul Centers West.
Yippee and yahoo!! Saul Centers West will take the final step of the Planning Board approval process at the Planning Board’s June 2 meeting.… Read More
Comments Off on Planning Board to Consider the White Flint Master Bike Plan This Afternoon
Today at 1:00 pm the Montgomery Planning Board will consider the White Flint Master Bike Plan. There will be a work session on the White Flint Separated Bike Lanes Draft Plan Today the Planning Board will receive stakeholder input and provide feedback on the Draft White Flint Separated Bike Lane Network. … Read More
Comments Off on Western Workaround Testimony
Below you’ll find the testimony from Friends of White Flint on the Western Workaround Mandatory Referral that’s going before the Planning board today. Bottom line, FOWF strongly supports the Planning Staff’s recommendations to make the Western Workaround more pedestrian and bike-friendly and to ensure it fits the White Flint Sector Plan. … Read More
Comments Off on White Flint 2 Scope of Work
The White Flint 2 Scope of Work is going to the Planning Board on September 3. Here is a link to the agenda.
More importantly, here is the document that discusses the Scope of Work. Don’t have time to read all 16 pages? We’re happy to provide this summary:
The WF2 Sector Plan will amend the 1992 North Bethesda/Garrett Park Sector Plan and the 2010 White Flint Sector Plan. … Read More