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  • Tree Work Blocking Roads

    There is scheduled tree work going along the center loop road. The work is causing closures of traffic lanes, bike lanes, and some sidewalks. For more information call (301) 763-4600.

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Did You Know?

The guns at Battery Decatur could hurl a shell seven miles.

Battery Decatur is named for Stephen Decatur. In 1804, Decatur led a small crew of sailors on a mission into Tripoli. The crew burned a US ship that had been captured by pirates and escaped without a loss of American life.