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Purple Line Community COMPACT Kickoff Rally

October 9, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Purple Line Community COMPACT Kickoff Rally

  October 9th, 2014 at 6:30 PM – 9:00PM St. Camillus Church, Camila Room 1600 St Camillus Dr., Silver Spring, MD 20903 Please R.S.V.P. here and visit our Facebook page. @CASAdeMaryland @Somos_LP #purpleline   The Fair Development Coalition, a grassroots advocacy coalition is hosting a Purple Line Community COMPACT Rally, on October 9th, 2014 at 6:30 PM, to celebrate the agreement by the State of Maryland, Montgomery County and Prince George’s County and various community stakeholders to create a process to create a Purple Line Community COMPACT. Through an inclusive public engagement process, the Purple Line Community COMPACT will present a common vision for the future of the corridor—ensuring that homes are affordable, jobs are created and provided to local community residents and local and independent businesses are protected and empowered—and a strategy for achieving that vision. For more on the Purple Line COMPACT, check out this video

The supporters of the Fair Development Coalition proposed the creation of the Purple Line COMPACT in 2013. The Fair Development Coalition includes the following supporters:

  1. Action Langley Park
  2. BRIDGE Maryland
  3. CASA de Maryland
  4. Centronia
  5. Central Kenilworth Avenue Revitalization Community Development Corp.
  6. Centro de la Comunidad Catolica, Langley Park
  7. Coalition for Smarter Growth
  8. Coalition of Prince George’s County Leaders and Organizations
  9. Equity Matters
  10. Grupo de Ipaltecos Ausentes de Guatemala, Hyattsville
  11. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Montgomery County
  12. Housing Initiative Partnership
  13. Iglesia Luterana La Sagrada Familia, Langley Park
  14. Iglesia Episcopal San Miguel Arcangel, Adephi
  15. Iglesia Evangélica Mahanaim, Bladesburg
  16. Iglesia Católica McCormick, Langley Park
  17. Jews United for Justice
  18. Job Opportunities Task Force
  19. Langley Park’s Boys and Girls Club
  20. Langley Park Small Business Owners’ Association
  21. Langley Park Residents Coalition
  22. Latino Economic Development Corporation (LEDC)
  23. LAYC/Maryland Multicultural Youth Center
  24. Liga de Futbol de Langley Park
  25. LIUNA
  26. Long Branch Business League
  27. Long Branch Residents Coalition
  28. Maryland Center on Economic Policy
  29. Maryland Black Mayors
  30. Maryland United for Peace and Justice
  31. Montgomery Housing Partnership
  32. Montgomery County Renters Alliance, Inc.
  33. National Center for Smarter Growth, University Maryland
  34. Prince George’s NAACP
  35. Safe Silver Spring
  36. The Small Business Development Center at UMD
  37. Camillus Catholic Church
  38. Matthew’s Episcopal Church


October 9, 2014
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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St. Camillus Church, Camila Room
1600 St. Camillus Dr.
Silver Spring, MD 20903 United States
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