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Events DC Hosts Second of Two Community Meetings To Seek City-Wide Input on the Future Use of Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium Campus

09/29/2015

What:   Events DC will host the second of two community meetings to seek city-wide input for Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium (RFK Stadium) Campus redevelopment and planning inclusive of DC Armory, Maloof Skate Park and the Festival Grounds. The goal is to walk a city-wide audience through the RFK study process and to obtain their feedback for moving forward.  The first community meeting was held in Ward 7 on September 16.   
 
(Visit our Community page for information discussed at the first meeting.)

When:  Wednesday, September 30, 2015
               6:00 – 9:00 p.m.     
 
Who:    DC Councilmembers
              Events DC Representatives
              District and Federal Agencies Representatives (invited)
      
Where:    Walter E. Washington Convention Center
                   West Salon (Street Level)            
                  801 Mount Vernon Place, NW
                  Washington, DC  20001
 
The Convention Center is accessible via Metro on the Green and Yellow Lines (Mount Vernon Square/7th Street/Convention Center) and the Red Line (Gallery Place).  Attendees are encouraged to enter via the Mt. Vernon Place entrance.  

     
RSVP:  We encourage all attendees to RSVP in advance. 
             To RSVP for this community meeting, please visit: https://rfkcommunity2.splashthat.com/.
 
      
About Events DC
Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, deliver premier event services and flexible venues across the nation's capital. Leveraging the power of a world-class destination and creating amazing attendee experiences, Events DC generates economic and community benefits through the attraction and promotion of business, athletic, entertainment and cultural activities. Events DC oversees the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, an anchor of the District's hospitality and tourism economy that generates over $400 million annually in total economic impact, and the historic Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square. Events DC manages the Stadium-Armory campus, which includes Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium and surrounding Festival Grounds, the non-military functions of the DC Armory and Maloof Skate Park at RFK Stadium. Events DC also built and now serves as landlord for Nationals Park, the first LEED-certified major professional sports stadium in the United States. For more information, please visit EventsDC.com
 
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