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Resident can learn about 2015 U.S. Open planning Thursday

Local residents can learn more about the preparations and planning for the U.S. Open that will be played at Chambers Bay golf course in 2015 during a meeting Thursday, June 27.

The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Environmental Services Building, located next to Chambers Bay at 9850 64th St. W, University Place.

Danny Sink, the United States Golf Association’s on-site championship director, will make a presentation. Former County Executive John Ladenburg will make brief remarks about the conversion of the site from a sand and gravel pit to U.S. Open site and park, and county officials

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