Open House and Site Visit Millennium Project at Arlington National Cemetery, Saturday, March 16, 2013, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

ARLINGTON, Va. –Arlington National Cemetery is hosting an open house and site visit to discuss the design and Environmental Assessment associated with the proposed Millennium Project on Saturday, March 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. The open house will begin with a briefing at the Women In Military Service for America Memorial (WIMSA) and then transition to a site visit of three areas associated with the Millennium Project.

The proposed Millennium Project will provide additional capability for in-ground and inurnments, thereby extending the life of the cemetery for several decades to come.

Representatives from Arlington National Cemetery’s engineering and horticulture offices, as well as representatives from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District, will narrate the visit and be available to answer questions.

The activity is three hours in length, begins at WIMSA, and will involve some walking. The event is free-of-charge, but reservations are required. Call (703) 614-0062 for reservations, or e-mail: WIMSA is accessible via the Blue Line on the Metro. Parking is available for a fee at Arlington’s Welcome Center parking lot.