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City of College Park and the University of Maryland to Host Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New City Hall

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Media Relations mediainfo@umd.edu

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. - The City of College Park, in partnership with the University of Maryland, will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new City of College Park City Hall.

The 95,000-square-foot space is a joint partnership between the City of College Park and the University of Maryland. Through this unprecedented effort, the building will be anchored by City Hall offices and Council Chambers, with offices for the University of Maryland, community meeting rooms, retail space operated by Terrapin Development Company, and a large public plaza for residents and visitors. The collaboration leverages the City's investment in a long-planned new City Hall with the University's Greater College Park initiative, which is harnessing over $2 billion in public and private developments to create one of the best college towns in the country.

WHO:

  • Mayor Patrick L. Wojahn, Mayor of the City of College Park

  • University President Darryll J. Pines

  • Senator Jim Rosapepe

  • Councilwoman Dannielle Glaros

  • City of College Park Council

  • University of Maryland leadership

  • Terrapin Development Company leadership

WHEN:

Tuesday, December 14, 2021, 5:00 p.m.

Media tours and select interviews will take place between 4 and 5 p.m.

WHERE:

City of College Park City Hall, Outdoor Plaza

7401 Baltimore Avenue

College Park, MD 20742

RSVP:

Media must RSVP to mediainfo@umd.edu by December 10 to schedule pre-event interviews and participate in a media tour of the new City Hall.

PARKING:

Free parking is available in the Downtown College Park Garage

COVID-19 REGULATIONS:

Masks will be required during the building tour, regardless of vaccination status. KN95 masks are encouraged.


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