May 26, 2009
Kevin Enright, Director, Office of Public Information, 410-313-2022
Gary Arthur, Director, Department of Recreation and Parks, 410-313-4700
Howard County Breaks Ground for North Laurel Community Center
ELLICOTT CITY, MD – Join County Executive Ken Ulman and representatives from Howard County’s Department of Citizen Services’ Office on Aging and the Department of Recreation and Parks as they “dig in” to begin construction on a new joint-use community center that will serve citizens of all ages in North Laurel. The Center will also include space for Howard County’s Police and Health Departments and feature a dual gymnasium with walking track, fitness and weight room, several multi-purpose rooms and a dance and aerobics room. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2010.
WHO: Ken Ulman, County Executive
James Robey, Maryland State Senator
Guy Guzzone, Maryland State Delegate
Mary Kay Sigaty, Chairperson, Howard County Council
Jennifer Terrasa, Vice Chairperson, Howard County Council
Mary Rekus, North Laurel Civic Association, Community Representative
WHAT: North Laurel Community Center Groundbreaking Ceremony
WHEN: Saturday, May 30, 2009, 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: Rear of Laurel Woods Elementary School
9250 North Laurel Road, Laurel
WHY: To break ground for the new 60,000 square foot, state-of-the-art, joint-use facility in North Laurel