There is a lot of redevelopment scheduled in the Westbard area of Bethesda, around River Road, it has even started in the strip mall that contains the Giant Foods. Here is a point-in-time look at the area. It will be interesting to revisit this in a few years and see what has changed.
|This boarded up building on the corner of Ridgefield Road and River Road was once Springhouse Manor Care|
This former Citgo gas station on Westbard Avenue awaits redevelopment.
|The front of West Wood Center II.|
|Another view of Westwood Center II on the corner of Westbard Ave and Ridgefield Rd.|
|Looking South on River Road, Sunoco on the left, Talberts and MacDonalds on the right.|
|The Liberty Gas Station on River Road in Bethesda, MD. Behind it is the Marathon Gas station.|
|The strip mall with Whole Foods in it. A new facade is going up here.|
|Right on River Road across from Whole Foods is the American Plant garden center and nursery. They used to be called American Plant Food Co., Inc.|