Glen Burnie, MD – October 22, 2019 – The Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA), in partnership with the Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration (MDOT MVA), will hold a ribbon cutting to officially open Anne Arundel County’s first Veterans Service Office, located inside the MDOT MVA Glen Burnie branch office on Ritchie Highway. Upon the opening of the new office, veterans and their dependents will be able to apply for benefits and receive other services from this convenient location.

WHEN:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 11:30 a.m.

WHERE:    
MDOT MVA Glen Burnie Main Building – Ground Floor
6601 Ritchie Highway
Glen Burnie, MD 21062

WHO:  
George Owings, Secretary, Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs
Chrissy Nizer, Administrator, MDOT MVA
Antione Waller, Director, Veterans Benefits Administration Regional Office, U.S. Veterans Affairs

WHY:  
Maryland is committed to honoring our veterans and is always looking for ways to better serve them and their families. The Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs Service and Benefits Program aids the men and women who served in the uniformed services of the United States, as well as their dependents and survivors, in obtaining benefits from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the U.S. Department of Defense, the State of Maryland and other agencies serving veterans and their families. The Glen Burnie Veterans Service Office is the first of its kind in Anne Arundel County, which is home to the second largest veteran population in Maryland.