Media Advisory: MDE, EPA Recognize City of Rockville, Town of Boonsboro

Press Release

Maryland Department of the Environment

Media Contacts

Julie Oberg
(410) 537-3003

Robert Ballinger
(410) 537-3012

Media Advisory: MDE, EPA Recognize City of Rockville, Town of Boonsboro

Who

Shari T. Wilson, secretary, Maryland Department of Environment (MDE) and Jon Capacasa, director, the U.S. Environmental Protection (EPA) Water Protection Division, U.S. EPA mid-Atlantic region will recognize Larry Giammo, mayor Rockville, and Charles Kauffman, mayor, Boonsboro.

 

What

Federal and state environmental leaders will recognize the City of Rockville and the Town of Boonsboro, Md. for efficiently using federal funding for water projects. Rockville will be recognized for restoration work on the main stem of Watts Branch. Boonsboro will be recognized for constructing a regional water treatment system.

 

When

11:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 28, 2007

 

Where

Maryland Department of Environment, Aries and Aqua Conference Room, Lobby Level, 1800 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21230

 

Directions

From the North: Take I-95 South. Go through the Fort McHenry Tunnel. Exit at Exit 53 (I-395/Martin Luther King Boulevard). Follow signs to Martin Luther King Boulevard to the right. Get into the left lane after exiting. At the first traffic light, make a left onto Washington Boulevard. Follow Washington Boulevard for approximately one mile. Cross over Monroe Street. Make a right into the Red parking lot.

From the South: Take I-95 South. Go through the Fort McHenry Tunnel. Exit at Exit 50A-B (Caton Avenue/Washington Boulevard). Stay in the left lane of the exit following signs to Washington Boulevard. Get in the left lane on Patapsco Avenue. At the third traffic light, make a left onto Washington Boulevard. Stay on Washington Boulevard for approximately 1.5 miles. Turn left into the Red parking lot.

 

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