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Public Works Maintenance Facility Task Force
Meets to Begin Six Months of Advisory Work
Annapolis, MD (July 23, 2019) On Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 2 p.m., the Public Works Maintenance Facility Task Force held their inaugural meeting at the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center. The group, chaired by former Alderman Jared Littman, was established when the City Council passed Resolution R-37-19 on July 8, 2019.
The Task Force will report back to the City Council with their recommendations by January of 2020. The group is charged with providing the Council with findings and recommendations for the location of the maintenance facility as described in the City’s 2020 Capital Improvement Program.
The issues they are tasked with addressing include: the environment, housing, zoning, traffic, quality of life, business, tax revenue and Department of Public Works employee relations.
The experts being brought together will give us their professional advice on the appropriate location of the DPW facility,” said Alderwoman Sheila Finlayson.
The list of Task Force participants are as follows:
Public Works Maintenance Facility Task Force Members
Matthew Johnston (or designee)
Anne Arundel County
Anne Arundel County Planning Director
County Housing Director
Anne Arundel County Development Services
Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works
Connectivity and Recreational Amenities
Jon Korin (or Designee)
Chair of the Bicycle Commission
Senior Manager for Planning, AACPS
Impact on Communities
Wards 1, 4 and 5
Homes for America
Julie Kizer Ball
Impact on Businesses
Jared Littmann, Chair
True Value Hardware (owner)
Fiscal Impact – Land Swap
Impact on Employees
The Task Force will internally determine its own work plan and schedule.
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