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Mayor Kasim Reed to Unveil Renovated USO Facility

Post Date:07/14/2015 11:00 AM
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Mayor’s Office of Communications 
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Anne Torres, Director
404-330-6423, office
404-904-2618, cell
amtorres@atlantaga.gov
                                                                 
Jenna Garland, Press Secretary
404-330-6612, office
404-357-5579, cell

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 14, 2015

Media Advisory

Mayor Kasim Reed to Unveil Renovated USO Facility

New facility to honor military members’ service and provide leisure activities


WHO: 

Mayor Kasim Reed
Miguel Southwell, Aviation General Manager
Mary Lou Austin, CEO USO Georgia
Glen Welling, Vice President, Operation USO, Inc.

WHAT:

Mayor Kasim Reed, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport officials, and USO dignitaries will cut the ribbon on the airport’s renovated USO facility at a ceremony Tuesday morning. 

Just over a year ago, Mayor Reed and Aviation General Manager Miguel Southwell vowed to create a facility for members of the U.S. Armed Forces that would rival airline clubs located throughout the airport.

In a celebration marking the renovation, Mayor Reed and Miguel Southwell will be joined by USO staffers and volunteers along with members of the military. Media are invited to record the ceremony and then tour the upgraded hospitality location.

Thế giới cá The upgrades to the 32-hundred square-foot facility include a food and beverage hospitality suite, a Skype-only dedicated computer for video conferencing, ample electrical outlets, and furniture upgrades on par with airline clubs throughout the airport.

WHEN:

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Thế giới cá 11:30 a.m. (media encouraged to arrive at 11:15)

WHERE:

USO Center
3rd Floor Atrium – Domestic Terminal
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
6000 North Terminal Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30320


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