Governor O’Malley to Celebrate 25 Year Anniversary of Beach Replenishment Program

Governor O’Malley to Celebrate 25 Year Anniversary of Beach Replenishment Program

Almost one year after “Superstorm Sandy” devastated the east coast, officials in Maryland will come together celebrate the Beach Replenishment and Hurricane Protection Program, which has saved an estimated 717 million dollars in damages over the past 25 years 

WHAT:               

The anniversary celebration of the Beach Replenishment Program and the dedication of the newly constructed Boardwalk.  Governor Martin O’Malley and Senator Ben Cardin will join Worcester County Commissioner Bud Church and Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan to discuss the history of the project and the $717 million dollars in estimated damages that have been avoided since the program’s inception.

WHEN:               

Saturday, August 17, 2013,  12:30 p.m.

WHERE:            

27th Street & the Boardwalk

WHO:                

Maryland Governor, Martin O’Malley

Senator Ben Cardin

Worcester County Commissioner President, Bud Church

Ocean City Mayor, Rick Meehan

 

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