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Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published July 18, 2011

GOVERNOR O’MALLEY TO VISIT YOUTHWORKS SUMMER JOBS PROGRAM



ANNAPOLIS, MD (July 18, 2011) –TOMORROW, Governor O’Malley will join Baltimore City Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young to visit with the YouthWorks summer jobs program at the Academy for College and Career Exploration, one of over 400 YouthWorks sites across the City. The Governor will join the participants in projects to beatify and green the school grounds.

YouthWorks, operated by the Baltimore City Mayor’s Office of Employment Development, places young people between the ages of 14 and 21 in summer jobs with private sector, nonprofit, and city and state government employers throughout the City.

In April, Governor O’Malley introduced the Administration’s FY12 supplemental budget, including an unprecedented $1.13 million to fund more than 900 summer jobs for youth in Baltimore City, and $370,000 for the Conservation Jobs Corps, which provides conservation service opportunities for youth in Maryland State Parks.

WHAT: Governor O’Malley, Mayor Rawlings-Blake, City Council President Young to visit YouthWorks program

WHEN: TOMORROW, Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Academy for College and Career Exploration
1300 W. 36th Street
Baltimore, MD