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Date: August 13, 2002 (02-46)
Contact: Dave Willingham, 240-567-7970; Pager: 301-930-0972
               Steve Simon, 240-567-7952

Montgomery College to Host Fenton Street Realignment Briefing
August 28 Meeting Will Update Progress on Improvements

         Montgomery College’s Takoma Park Campus will host a community meeting to update area residents on its current project to realign nearby Fenton street.  The meeting will be held Wednesday, August 28 at 6:30 p.m. on the campus, at 7600 Takoma Avenue, in the Commons Building, Bliss Room.  For more information, call 240-567-7356 or e-mail

The portion of Fenton Street alongside the campus has been closed since mid-July to facilitate the realignment; it is scheduled to re-open in time for the start of fall classes September 3.    

The Fenton Street project is part of the first phase of the College’s Takoma Park Campus expansion.  For more information on the expansion, please visit

Persons with questions about the Fenton Street realignment or other aspects of construction work related to the expansion may contact the project manager, from Bovis Lend Lease, at 301-588-0939. For general information on the campus expansion, contact Chahnaz McRae, the College's senior project manager, at 240-567-7374 or Jennie Wells, the campus's community outreach coordinator, at 240-567-3904.

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