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


Tag Archives: White Flint Mall

White Flint Mall Post Office Closes this Friday

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We’ve learned that the post office within White Flint Mall will close for good this Friday, April 11th. The office will relocate to the Nicholson Lane Plaza Shopping Center in July but they were unable to extend their mall lease to bridge the gap while the new space is built out.

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White Flint Mall logs another win to proceed

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We’ve kept you updated on the proceedings between Lord & Taylor and White Flint Mall in the former’s attempt to halt the property’s redevelopment.  Recently, we learned that Dave & Busters has also sued the mall to avoid having to move.

Today, Washington Business Journal reports that the US District Court for our area has ruled in favor of the Mall in this latest lawsuit.  …

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Another Step Forward for the Mall

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White Flint Mall redevelopment took yet another step forward earlier this week.  In the Mall’s ongoing dispute with Lord & Taylor, a federal appellate court ruled Monday that redevelopment need not be delayed while the rest of the lawsuit proceeds.  We have shared, over the last several months, the rulings that led to this one.

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Another Change for White Flint Post Office

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We reported last month that the US Post Office housed in White Flint Mall would be moving to a location on Edson Lane.  Turns out, that won’t be the case after all.

We learned today that the USPS could not come to terms with the owners of the Edson Lane property and have now turned their sights to 5056-B Nicholson Lane (see below).  

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Shopping Malls Through Out the U.S. are Dying Out

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Across the United States, enclosed shopping malls are closing their doors. This is all too apparent for us here in White Flint, with the closing of the White Flint Mall.

There are many reasons behind the closings of shopping malls across the U.S. but one main reason stands out: anchor stores closing.

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White Flint in the News

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White Flint Mall Redevelopment

White Flint Mall redevelopment took another step forward last week.   As we’ve reported, Lord & Taylor filed for an injunction last year to halt the revelopment of the mall property.  This was denied in December and Lord & Taylor filed an appeal.  That appeal hit a snag last week when a federal judge upheld the original denial, clearing the way for White Flint Mall to proceed.

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White Flint Mall Redevelopment Takes a Step Forward

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As we reported back in July, Lord & Taylor has sued White Flint Mall in an attempt to halt its redevelopment.  The current plan calls for Lord & Taylor to stay put during the redevelopment process.  But, the lawsuit claims that the ensuing construction zone will obliterate their business and any groundbreaking should be delayed until the store’s lease expires in 2055.  

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White Flint Mall’s Last Christmas?

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Yesterday, the Washington Post’s Style section featured a look at White Flint Mall during what appears to be its last holiday season.  Complete with memories from those who remember the early days (thanks to the Friends of White Flinters who contributed!), it’s a lovely look at where we’ve been right as we prepare to move on.…

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