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Posted on: March 10, 2023

International Day of Action for Rivers Event in City of Laurel on March 14th

Picture with Hands Cupped to Hold a Water Drop with Mountains and a Winding River

Washington DC – Congressman Glenn Ivey and City of Laurel Mayor Craig A.Moe announced today that the International Day of Action for Rivers will be commemorated with a clean-up effort on the banks of the Patuxent River  in Laurel on Tuesday, March 14, 2023.  

Who:  Rep. Glenn Ivey, Laurel Mayor Craig A. Moe, Eagle Harbor Mayor Noah Waters, Patuxent Riverkeeper Fred Tutman, Vice President of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice – Ms. Carmera Thomas-Wilhite of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and other community stakeholders and grass roots environmental groups


When: Tuesday, March 14, 2023

  • 10:30 a.m. Assemble
  • 11:00 a.m. PRESS CONFERENCE
  • 11: 30 a.m.- 2 p.m. Patuxent River Cleanup

Where: Riverfront Park, 22 Avondale Street, Laurel, MD 20707

             Pavilion area on the banks of the Patuxent River

Why:  To demonstrate how cleaning up the Patuxent River will have a positive impact on the environment and the Chesapeake Bay

Media Please RSVP to: Communications Director Ramon Korionoff at

“I am honored and humbled to bring together all these stakeholders in the community to help the environment. The Patuxent River is the only river entirely within Maryland and we must treasure it. I am sure that together we will all make a difference in the health of the Patuxent and of the Chesapeake Bay” said Representative Glenn F. Ivey.


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