Friday, March 29, 2019
County Executive Pittman to meet with backstretch workers at the Laurel Park Racetrack Time: 10:30a - 11:00a Location: Laurel Park racetrack RT 198 & Racetrack Road Laurel, MD 20724 Details:
In response to concerns raised this week by Delegate Nick Mosby (District 40, Baltimore), Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman will meet at Laurel Park racetrack tomorrow with the workers to ask them directly about living and working conditions at the track.
Pittman will begin his tour at 10:30am, starting from the guard house at the stabling entrance on the corner of Whiskey Bottom Road and Racetrack Road. Press is welcome. After hearing from the workers and track management, Pittman will make his remarks to the media.
Media should enter the track through the guard house at Whiskey Bottom Road and Racetrack Road. Notify the guard that you are with the media. Media will gather near the guard house and then travel to several locations on the track along with County Executive Pittman and Laurel Park staff.
The point of contact is Brandi Francis, PIO, 443-679-3830.