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White Flint Station

Kensington, MD 20891

Phone: 301-980-3768

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Tag Archives: Urban Land Institute

ULI Report Suggests Ways to Brand the Pike District and Make It Memorable

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The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) recently published their “Identifying and Branding the Pike District,” and it’s actually a pretty interesting read.  That said, it is summer, so if you prefer to play 18 holes, lounge at the pool, or BBQ on the deck instead of reading all 32 pages, here are some highlights:

  • The term “White Flint” means different things to different people, and there are varying interpretations of its boundaries and neighborhoods.
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ULI PowerPoint Presentation on Branding and Identifying the White Flint/Pike District Area

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Here’s the presentation made by the Urban Land Instiute (ULI) yesterday about branding and identifying the White Flint/Pike District area.  ULI Presentation

You can read our summary and first take on the ULI suggestions on our weekly e-newsletter by clicking here.

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Bethesda Magazine also wrote a nice piece on the ULI presentation.…

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Urban Land Institute to provide recommendations on Pike District branding

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The Urban Land Institute, an urban planning nonprofit, will join the White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee today to lead a Technical Assistance Program to discuss how to brand the developing area around the White Flint Metro station as the Pike District. The name Pike District was chosen by a group of developers, businesses and residents in 2014, but isn’t widely used by locals yet.…

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