Comptroller Franchot to Present 2016 Silver Hammer Award to Anne Arundel County School

Overlook Elementary School in Linthicum earned superior maintenance rating

WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot

WHAT:          Comptroller Franchot will present the 2016 Silver Hammer Award for Anne Arundel County to Overlook Elementary School in Linthicum Wednesday morning. The school was nominated because of its excellent maintenance record, earning a “superior” rating during its last state inspection. The award presentation will take place in the cafeteria/gym, after which the Comptroller will tour the school.

The Silver Hammer Award was established in 2010 in recognition of schools that demonstrate sound fiscal management and commitment to well-maintained buildings. Comptroller Franchot visits schools throughout the state as part of his role as a member of the Board of Public Works, which approves public school construction funding.

WHEN:          Wednesday, April 20, 2016

                        11:15 a.m.

WHERE:       Overlook Elementary School                                                

401 Hampton Road

Linthicum, MD 21090

CONTACT:  Vicki Fisher 410-260-7816 (office), 443-534-6259 (cell)