Tag Archives: Takoma Park

Art Hop 2015!

It’s that time of year again when the streets and shops of Takoma become an outdoor art gallery. This exciting local art festival brings more than 70 artists to showcase their work in local shops, galleries and restaurants, with scheduled performances throughout the weekend. Community members can drop in anytime to catch a glimpse of […]
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WMATA Board Approves Plans to Move Forward

Yesterday, the WMATA Board of Directors voted unanimously to allow plans for our new multi-family residential community at the Takoma Metro station to move forward. We’re pleased with the results and look forward to working together as the plans move to the next phase of the approvals process. We will continue to provide updates and […]
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Upcoming WMATA Board Meeting

Last week, the WMATA Real Estate and Planning Committee voted to allow the plans for development at the Takoma Metro station to move forward. This is the third WMATA vote in support of transforming the Takoma Metro station parking lot into a transit-oriented residential community. The full Board of Directors will meet on Thursday, March 26th. If […]
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Updated Concept Plan Based on Takoma Community Feedback

We received a lot of great feedback and ideas from our Takoma Connected community workshop back in September. To recap, our meeting had several breakout sessions for residents to discuss and share their feedback on important topics including community green space and building design. We’ve worked hard to update our design plans and made significant […]
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MoCo Greenfest is Upon Us

Mark your calendars for March 28th! The Montgomery College Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus is hosting the annual Montgomery County Greenfest. Attendees can expect to hear from national and local green experts and watch documentaries from the Environmental Film Festival. Greenfest opens with multiple exhibits and local nonprofits available for discussion with the community. The night […]
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The Crawl: Halloween Fun in Takoma Park

To all our Halloween bar crawlers in Takoma Park! Main Street Takoma just announced their annual Halloween Happy Hour. The Crawl at Halloween Happy Hour is a fun way to explore the diverse restaurants, shops, and nightlife Takoma Park has to offer. Every year, Halloween crawlers gather with their friends and neighbors to celebrate this […]
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Community Workshop Update!

On September 13th, we hosted a community workshop for the Takoma D.C. and Takoma Park community. The purpose of this workshop was to share our latest developments and get feedback on the preliminary design plans. During the breakout sessions at the meeting, community members shared feedback on four central topics: Development Process & Schedule, Building […]
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Sixth Annual Takoma Park Play Day

Ready. Set. Play! This Saturday is the Sixth Annual Takoma Park Play Day, and the community is more involved than ever. The event is organized to support one common cause: to get kids outside to play in Takoma Park. The event also encourages community members of all ages to play for exercise, stress relief and […]
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DC Slowly Moving Away From Cars

Today, Washington, D.C. is participating in its annual Car Free Day. This may seem like nothing new to D.C. residents as each day, D.C. gets closer to making every day car free. “Between 2010 and 2012, the number of car-free households in the District of Columbia grew by 12,612—fully 88% of new households citywide.” And […]
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Two Neighborhoods Become One

Takoma, D.C. and Takoma Park are quickly becoming one community. Both neighborhoods share “a hippie history that still lingers today” through the areas food, markets, and local businesses. Although one is in Maryland and one is in the District, these two neighborhoods are more similar than you may think. Both areas are joined by “a Metro […]
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