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|Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2006 10:30 am Post subject: "Put It Above Ground" Press Conference 3/29
From Wed Mar 29, 2006 12:30 pm to Wed Mar 29, 2006 1:00 pm (included)
For Immediate Distribution
March 28, 2006
The Skyscraper Safety Campaign & A-9/11 Advocates
WHAT: Skyscraper Safety & Put It Above Ground Advocates Press Conference
WHERE: On the steps of City Hall, NYC
WHEN: Wednesday, March 29, 2006
TIME: 9:30 AM
Immediately following this press conference, at 10:00 AM, the City Council's Committee on Lower Manhattan Redevelopment will hold a hearing on the second floor of City Hall regarding:
Oversight - "Status of the WTC Memorial"
The Skyscraper Safety Campaign, 9/11 family advocates, safety professionals , evacuation specialists, uniformed services, and union representatives will testify to the lack of safety & immunities from NYC codes inherent in the proposed memorial design.
The LMDC, Port Authority, and related entities will also be testifying.
All families who are concerned about having a safe, above the ground memorial are encouraged to attend. This is a golden opportunity to show the City Council how the 9/11 relatives really feel about a dangerous underground memorial.