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Wednesday and Thursday: EPA hosts (telephone only) government press briefing on Enbridge Romeoville oil spill response

Release Date: 09/15/2010
Contact Information: Anne Rowan, 312-353-9391, rowan.anne@epa.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
10-OPA108

Chicago, Ill. (Sept. 15, 2010) - On behalf of Unified Command, EPA officials, along with Romeoville Mayor Noak and a representative of Illinois EPA, will hold media briefings Wed., Sept. 15 and Thurs., Sept. 16 - by telephone only - regarding the ongoing response to the Enbridge oil spill in Romeoville, Ill. EPA has the role of Federal On-Scene Coordinator for this incident.

The conference call briefings will take place at 1 p.m. CT each day.

Officials with Enbridge will separately brief the media immediately following the government briefing on the same conference line.

The conference line and access codes are:

1-866-770-7129 (North America)
Passcode 42182201
International callers can dial in to: 1-617-213-8067.
(please dial in 15 minutes prior to call.)