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Today, Friday: EPA hosts (TELEPHONE ONLY) government press briefing on ongoing Enbridge oil spill response

Release Date: 08/06/2010
Contact Information: Site Contact Information: 888-363-8632, spillpress@epa.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
No. 10-ENB005

(MARSHALL, MICH. - Aug. 6, 2010) – On behalf of the Unified Command, EPA officials, along with federal, state and county representatives will hold a media briefing - BY CONFERENCE CALL ONLY - regarding the ongoing response to the Enbridge oil spill in Michigan’s Kalamazoo River. EPA has the role of Federal On-Scene Coordinator for this incident.

The CONFERENCE CALL Briefing will take place at 3:00 PM EDT. The Unified Command is no longer conducting a daily in-person availability @ 3:00 PM at the Marshall High School cafeteria

Officials with Enbridge will separately brief the media immediately following the government briefing ON THE SAME CONFERENCE LINE.

TODAY’CONFERENCE LINE: 866-383-7989 (or 617-597-5328 international.) Participant passcode: 63136867

More information about EPA’s response to the spill is available at http://www.epa.gov/region5/enbridgespill/

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