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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New Transit Oriented Development Bill Introduced to the Senate

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On Friday May 2nd, Senators Brian Schatz (D-HI), Ed Markey (D-MA), Kirsten Milibrand (D-NY), and Jeff Merkley (D-OR) introduced a bill that “would support community development that integrates housing, amenities and commercial development into walkable neighborhoods located near quality public transportation.” The bill, the Transit-Oriented Development Infrastructure Financing Act (S. 2275), will allow the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) program to provide loans and various other forms of guarantees to public projects for those neighborhoods near public transportation.…

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