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Mayor Vincent C. Gray to Welcome His Royal Highness Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, to DC Urban Farm

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WHAT/WHO: HRH Prince Charles, The Prince of Wales and Mayor Vincent C. Gray
WHEN: Late afternoon of Tuesday, May 3, 2011
WHERE: Common Good City Farm
V Street Between 2nd and 4th Streets NW
Washington, DC 20001
BACKGROUND: Prince Charles, a longtime supporter of sustainable community agriculture, will tour Common Good City Farm. The urban farm and education center grows food for low-income DC residents and provides educational opportunities to help increase food security, improve health, and contribute to environmental sustainability. PLEASE NOTE: only members of the media previously credentialed by the British Embassy will be allowed inside the security perimeter. The Prince’s tour and the Mayor’s greeting will be visible, at a distance, to non-credentialed media.