Cox Creek Dredged Material Containment Facility Open House

The Maryland Port Administration is pleased to offer the public the opportunity to explore Cox Creek, only accessible once a year during our Open House! Cox Creek is an active dredged material placement site that is undergoing expansion and the site also includes 126 acres of preserved wetlands.

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Event Details:

Saturday, October 15

10:00am - 2:00pm (last van tour departs at 1:30 pm)

Location Details:

Cox Creek Dredged Material Containment Facility

1000 Kembo Road, Curtis Bay, Maryland  21226

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Open House Highlights

  • Learn about what’s happening at Cox Creek and other Port site activities
  • See the expansion of the facility via Riding Tours of the dredged placement site
  • Access this top birding site in the state, particularly in migration season 
  • Meet Port staff and project partners
  • Explore dredged material innovations 
  • Learn about the new Swan Creek Nature Trail that is in development
  • Share your thoughts on the project with Maryland Port Administration officials

 

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Children’s Activities

  • Touch a Truck including bulldozers, a dump truck, trash truck, fire truck and more!
  • Arts and crafts
  • Educational games, snacks and more!

Questions?

For more information on this Open House or for questions, please contact Katrina Y. Jones

Email: kjones1@marylandports.com

Phone: (410) 385-4438

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