From the release:
BACKGROUND: Since announcing plans a the world-class soccer stadium in Buzzard Point earlier this year, the District, DC United and Akridge have participated in several D.C. City Council hearings and community meetings on the project. This is an opportunity for community members to receive the very latest planning updates and answers to any questions they may have about the project, all in an informal setting. Representatives, government officials and key consultants will be available to discuss planned traffic operations, housing, environmental clean-up, jobs, contracting and more. In advance of the Open House, the public is encouraged to go online to www.oca.dc.gov/soccer to review the legislation, latest planning and transportation studies and images of the proposed stadium. Light refreshments and a kid's play area will be provided.