The Purple Line Corridor Community Development Agreement
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
9:30 am – 11:00am
Coffee and Check-in begin at 9:00am.
Program begins at 9:30. Reception to follow.
The Hotel at the University of Maryland
7777 Baltimore Avenue
College Park, Maryland 20740
(Near College Park Metro Station. Hotel parking is free.)
This event is free but space is limited. Please register by November 17, 2017.
To register, please click this link.
Hosted by the University of Maryland’s National Center for Smart Growth, this event will bring together the region’s leaders and representatives of public, private and community stakeholders to sign and launch Pathways to Opportunity: A Community Development Agreement for the Purple Line Corridor. Join us in our work to stimulate innovative collaboration, focus community investment, and consider how your organization can play a role in achieving this shared vision.
- University of Maryland President Wallace Loh
- County Executive Rushern Baker, Prince George’s County
- County Executive Ike Leggett, Montgomery County
- Purple Line Corridor Coalition Partners
With the Purple Line transit project already underway, we must take steps now to fully realize the benefits of this massive transit investment. This shared commitment will shape efforts to create and sustain a unique transit corridor for decades and serve as a national model for purposeful and committed community development. Our work is guided by the following goals:
- Support and grow local businesses
- Build a thriving labor market
- Ensure housing choices for all
Support vibrant, sustainable communities