2001 News Releases
NOTE TO CORRESPONDENTS: NEW TELEPHONE NUMBERS FOR EPA PRESS OFFICE
Release Date: 11/5/2001
Contact Information: Leo Kay, Press Office, 415/947-4306
SAN FRANCISCO -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's San Francisco Office has switched over to a new telephone system, requiring new phone numbers for the roughly 900 staff who work in the office.
For media calls to the agency, following are the points of contacts and new phone numbers:
Leo Kay, (415)947-4306, covers Northern and Central California
Lisa Fasano, (415)947-4307, covers the Los Angeles Metropolitan area -- including Ventura, Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties -- and Central California
Wendy Chavez, (415)947-4248, covers Arizona, Nevada and the California border counties of San Diego and Imperial
Mike Ardito, (415)942-3081, covers Hawaii, and Pacific Islands under U.S. jurisdiction, such as American Samoa and Guam
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