The public is invited to attend the final City of University Place U.S. Open informational open house on May 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Curtis High School cafeteria, 8425 40th St. W. in University Place.
This is the last in a series of numerous public outreach events the City of University Place, in conjunction with its partners at the USGA and Pierce County, will hold to answer questions about how the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay from June 15 to June 21 will affect life in the city.
Among the information to be shared will be:
She points out that Championship impacts are already taking place, with many areas of Chambers Creek Regional Park currently closed to the public. "Even though the championship round begins on June 18, the practice rounds begin on June 15. Our preparations will be complete well in advance of that date so that when the golfers, Championship officials and media arrive we will be ready. We ask the public to become informed about the impacts during this spectacular event and to manage their expectations accordingly."
MEDIA CONTACTS:Linda Seesz, Communications manager City of University Place (253) 460-2537 LSeesz@CityofUP.com