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Promoting a Sustainable, Walkable and Engaging Community

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White Flint Station

Kensington, MD 20891

Phone: 301-980-3768

Email: info@whiteflint.org


Tag Archives: White Flint 2 Plan

Council Votes Yes on White Flint 2 and Grosvenor-Strathmore Plans

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After more than two years of public meetings, planning board hearings, PHED committee work sessions, and council hearings, at yesterday’s County Council meeting, the council voted yes for the White Flint 2 Sector Plan with an 8 to 1 vote.  (Mark Elrich Elrich said he voted against the White Flint plan because he thought the affected area was located too far from the Metro station to be reasonably considered a “transit-oriented development.”)  As you no doubt know, since we’ve been working on, advocating for, and writing about the White Flint 2 plan for many years, White Flint 2 is a bow-tie shaped, 460-acre area west, east, and north of the White Flint 1 plan.…

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White Flint 2 Plan Summary Courtesy of the WFDAC

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Courtesy of Nkosi Yearwood’s discussion at yesterday morning’s White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee, here is a short (relatively short) summary of the White Flint 2 Plan.  If you want to read the full plan, please click here. This PowerPoint presentation to the Planning Board is a more easily-digested version of the plan.…

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Public Hearing on White Flint 2 Plan in Thursday

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The Montgomery County Planning Board will hold a hearing on the draft White Flint 2 Sector Plan next Thursday, January 12, beginning at 6:05 pm. The board is seeking residents’ input on the draft plan. If you want to testify, click here to sign up; you can sign up until 4 pm the day before the hearing.…
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A drum roll, please. Here’s the White Flint 2 Sector Plan Working/Staff Draft

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The Planning Department has released the White Flint 2 Sector Plan Working/Staff Draft. Frankly, I (FoWF Executive Director Amy Ginsburg) am still making my way through the 96-page plan. It’s long, it’s complex, and it’s mostly interesting. You can read or skim the plan by clicking here. Our goal is to publish a summary of the plan at some point soon, but I must admit, a detailed 96-page plan will not have a short, quick, or easy summary.…

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