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Today, Thursday: EPA Hosts (TELEPHONE ONLY) Government Press Briefing on Ongoing Enbridge Oil Spill Response

Release Date: 08/19/2010
Contact Information: 888-363-8632, spillpress@epa.gov

Release date: 08/19/2010

Site Contact Information: 888-363-8632, spillpress@epa.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
No. 10-ENB012

MARSHALL, MI. – 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.

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

REMINDER - EPA will be holding a public meeting tonight, 19 August at the Expo Center, Kalamazoo County Fair Grounds. Briefing will be provided by EPA, other federal, state, and local agencies. The meeting begins at 6:00 p.m. with an open house followed by presentations at 7:00 p.m.

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