The state Motor Vehicle Administration will close its Towson Express office at The Shops at Kenilworth at 4:30 p.m. tomorrow and reopen at a new location Monday. The MVA, which lost its lease at Kenilworth after 16 years, said it plans to provide the same level of service at a new Loch Raven/Parkville Express office at North Plaza Shopping Center, 8946 Waltham Woods Road. The office, which opens at 8:30 a.m. Monday, will provide services such as driver's license renewal, vehicle tag return and issuance of identification cards.
Author Mark Reutter will speak at 7 p.m. today at the Community College of Baltimore County Labor Studies program, "Bethlehem Steel: Gone But Not Forgotten." Reutter will discuss Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, owner of the International Steel Group, a Dutch-based company of 14 steel facilities, including the former Bethlehem Steel's plant at Sparrows Point. Mittal owns steel mills in Poland, Kazakhstan, Algeria and South Africa. The program will be held in the student lounge at the college, 7200 Sollers Point Road. Information: 410- 285-9563.
The Baltimore Department of Transportation is warning motorists of street closures in the Mount Vernon neighborhood for the city's 10th book festival that runs Friday through Sunday. East and West Mount Vernon Place will be closed from St. Paul to Cathedral streets from today through 4 p.m. Monday. Charles Street will be closed from Centre Street to Read Street from 10 a.m. today until 6 a.m. Monday. Madison Street will be closed from St. Paul to Cathedral streets from 10 a.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Monday. Detours will be marked.