*** Media Advisory *** Community to Be Briefed on WSSC Disparity Study
WSSC General Manager/CEO and officials of company hired to conduct the study will lead the discussion
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LAUREL – June 16, 2010: Jerry N. Johnson, General Manager/CEO, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), and Eleanor Mason Ramsey, PhD., President of Mason Tillman Associates, Ltd., will discuss the importance of a Disparity Study to evaluate WSSC’s Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) practices and determine if a statistical disparity exists in awarding by WSSC of contracts to woman-owned and minority-owned firms. Mason Tillman Associates, Ltd. has been hired to conduct the study.
|WHO:||Jerry N. Johnson, General Manager/CEO, WSSC, and Eleanor Mason Ramsey, PhD., President of Mason Tillman Associates, Ltd.|
|WHAT:||Brief the Community on the Disparity Study Project, to include Methodology, Purpose and Schedule|
|WHEN:||9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., June 17, 2010|
Prince George’s Community College Rennie Forum – Largo Student Center 301 Largo Road, Largo, Md.
For 100 years, WSSC has proudly served the citizens of Prince George’s and Montgomery counties – providing drinking water that has always met strict Safe Drinking Water Act standards and protecting the environment through vital water resource recovery services. Our vision is to be THE world-class water utility, where excellent products and services are always on tap.