Environmental Development On The Reston National Golf Course

Lisa Mackem The previous Reston National Golf Course (RNGC) owners fought against Reston residents for the right to develop the golf course into a townhome community.  A four-year court battle resulted in a ruling to preserve the golf course as provided in the Reston Comprehensive Plan. In 2019, new owners bought the golf course. They…

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Hollins Market Reopens After $1.25-Million Renovation

Baltimore Public Markets reopened Hollins Market last week following a $1-million interior renovation. The market was supposed to stay open during the renovation, but has been closed since March 19th due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The $1-million renovation by Baltimore Public Markets, which owns the market, is in addition to a $250,000 exterior renovation by…

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Prominent Baltimore developers team up for Hollins-Roundhouse project

Two of Baltimore’s top developers have teamed up to continue efforts to redo the area surrounding historic Hollins Market. Scott Plank and Ernst Valery said Thursday they had formed a partnership to bring at least 12 new townhouses to the community by 2022. Plank’s War Horse Cities and the nonprofit War Horse Cities CDC have teamed up with…

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War Horse Cities Announces Key Partnerships In Hollins-Roundhouse Redevelopment Project

BALTIMORE, Maryland — BALTIMORE, Maryland — Scott Plank and the leadership team at War Horse Cities and War Horse Cities CDC are pleased to announce their partnership with Aequo Fund and the Corvus Property Intelligence for the next phase of their multi-year Hollins-Roundhouse community development project. Corvus Property Intelligence is a Baltimore-based real estate intelligence…

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Reston Investor, Philanthropist Donates $20K To Cornerstones

RESTON, VA — A local philanthropist and his family donated $20,000 to help Cornerstones provide support for Northern Virginia families impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Scott Plank, whose War Horse Cities purchased the Reston National Golf Course in 2019, and his family hosted a check presentation ceremony on Sept. 30 at the golf. The event…

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Cornerstones 50 Receives Major Donation from Plank Family Foundation

The Plank Family Foundation donated $20,000 to Cornerstones 50 to aid with safety-net and human services programs for families and individuals affected by COVID-19. Scott Plank, an impact investor and philanthropist, celebrated the donation made by he and his family in June at a recent employee gathering at Reston National Golf Course, according to a press release by…

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Reston National Golf Course Drives – Summer 2020

Community-wide fundraising and donation drives benefitting Cornerstones   Sponsored by the JS Plank Foundation and DM DiCarlo Family Foundation   For 50 years, Cornerstones has worked purposefully with community leaders, like the JS Plank Foundation and DM DiCarlo Family Foundation, who are deeply committed to building up the strength and stability of Northern Virginia. To…

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Take a Look Inside The Hall in College Park

War Horse Cities Founder and CEO, Scott Plank, was featured on NBC Washington’s The Scene with anchor Tommy McFly to talk about The Hall CP. The segment showcases The Hall CP’s offerings and the inspiration behind the innovative space. The Hall is a collaborative place for students and Prince George’s County community members to eat, hang…

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