Archive for March, 2010

2010 RCA Slate of Candidates for Office

The following is the Board approved slate that was gathered during the nomination period. A call for nominations was made at the February membership meeting and posted in the previous Echo. Elections will be held on April 1st, 2010 at the membership meeting.

  • President Daniel Hoffman
  • Vice President One Chad Salganik
  • Vice President Two David Matera
  • Secretary Christiana Drapkin
  • Treasurer Nick Kriesle
  • Director Steve Feehan
  • Director Karen Helfert**
  • Director Kevin Kline**

**The Director seats held by Karen Helfert and Kevin Kline are not up for election in this period. Directors are elected to three year terms. Kevin has one year remaining on his term and Karen has two years remaining. Per our by-laws, outgoing President Matt Tifford will remain an ad hoc voting member of the Board for one year after leaving office.


With Development Plan Approved, the Future of White Flint Begins to Take Shape

The Montgomery County Council on Tuesday unanimously approved an ambitious proposal to transform a large segment of Rockville Pike near White Flint into a vibrant, grand boulevard lined with villages where residents can live, shop, walk and play.

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Facelift for White Flint

Parts of North Bethesda in Montgomery County will soon get a major facelift. On Tuesday the county council unanimously approved the White Flint Sector Plan, which will transform the area into a more urban community.

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Montgomery Council Approves White Flint Sector Plan

The Montgomery County Council on Tuesday approved the White Flint Sector Plan, which will govern growth in the area around the White Flint Metro and calls for 9,800 new residences and nearly 6 million square feet of commercial space over the next 30 years.

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Echo – March 2010

The March 2010 Echo (PDF), has been posted.