Please join Purple Line NOW for a press conference in collaboration with a strong a coalition of organizations and businesses including Action Committee for Transit, CASA and the Fair Development Coalition, Chesapeake Climate Action Network, Coalition for Smarter Growth, DC Area Ironworkers Movement for Justice, Laborers Local 11, Montgomery, Greater Bethesda and Silver Spring Chambers of Commerce, Purple Line Corridor Coalition, Sierra Club, City of Takoma Park, and Washington Area Bicyclist Association on Tuesday, May 2, 8:30 a.m. in the future passageway for the Purple Line in front of the Silver Spring Library.
The half-hour press conference will feature county officials including both the Montgomery and Prince George's County Executives, county council leadership, and congressional and state representatives and others. A full list of program speakers will be available before the event. Elected officials, community groups, unions, and businesses are expected to attend. If you have questions or are a member of the press and would like to schedule an interview with organization leadership following the conference, please contact Christine Scott at [email protected].