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Mayor Kasim Reed Joins Vice President Joe Biden and Governor Nathan Deal for Port of Savannah Tour

Post Date:09/13/2013 11:30 AM
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Mayor’s Office of Communications 
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Sonji Jacobs, Director 
404-330-6558, office 
404-276-6866, cell 
sajacobs@atlantaga.gov 
Anne Torres, Deputy Communications Director
404-330-6423, office
404-904-2618, cell
amtorres@atlantaga.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 09/13/13

Thế giới cáMedia Advisory

Mayor Kasim Reed to Join Vice President Joe Biden and Governor Nathan Deal for Port of Savannah Tour 


WHO:

Mayor Kasim Reed
Vice President Joseph Biden
Governor Nathan Deal
Georgia Senator Saxby Chambliss
Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson
Congressman Jack Kingston


Thế giới cá

WHAT:

Mayor Kasim Reed and Vice President Joe Biden will visit the Port of Savannah. During the visit, the Vice President will discuss the importance of infrastructure investment to exports, economic competitiveness, and job creation. The Port of Savannah is the East Coast’s busiest port for containerized exports. 

 WHEN:

Monday, September 16, 2013
Event Start Time: 2:30 p.m.

Camera/Equipment Pre-Set: 9:00 a.m. Satellite trucks and all media members with large TV equipment should meet at Annex 2 and will be escorted into the event site as a group. Please arrive promptly.
Restricted Access: 9:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. All credentialed press will meet at Annex 2, and be shuttled in together. Independent arrivals will not be permitted.

Press Arrival Time: 1:00 p.m. Please arrive promptly, as media will be shuttled as a group into the port.

Final Media Access Time: 1:45 p.m.

WHERE:

Port of Savannah
Garden City Terminal
2 Main Street
Garden City, GA 31408

Media Entrance: Annex 2 Parking Lot, 100 Main Street, Garden City, Georgia, 31408 (directly east of the Administration Building). Media will be checked-in and shuttled into the port.
General Media Parking: Annex 2 Parking Lot, 100 Main Street, Garden City, Georgia, 31408.
Live Truck Parking: Annex 2 Parking Lot, 100 Main Street, Garden City, Georgia, 31408. Trucks will be escorted as a group into the port from Annex 2, where cabling and pre-set instructions will be provided.

RSVP: This event is OPEN PRESS. Press who wish to cover this event should RSVP to press@ovp.eop.gov by SUNDAY, September 15th, at 12:00 p.m. ET, with your name, outlet, position, phone number and email address. All media will be required to present a government issued ID and a media credential to gain access.

Note: Thế giới cáPower will be provided on site. Internet access will not be available.


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