Saturday, December 19, 2009

City to Provide Update to Winter Storm

WHO: Byron C. Marshall, Chief Administrative Officer
Anthony McLean, Acting Director of Emergency Management

WHAT: Update of city's progress in responding to the winter storm

WHEN: 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2009

WHERE: City’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC)
Richmond Ambulance Authority
2400 Hermitage Road

BACKGROUND:

City officials will provide an update on the city's efforts in response to the winter storm. The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is a central command and control facility where city officials are coordinating the city’s response to the storm.

Contact: Tammy Hawley, (804) 646-3110

Mayor to Provide Update of Winter Storm

WHO: Mayor Dwight C. Jones

WHAT: Update of City's progress in responding to the winter storm

WHEN: 5:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2009

WHERE: Department of Public Works Parker Field Operations Center
at Hermitage Road and Avenue of Champions

BACKGROUND:

Mayor Jones will provide an update on the City's efforts in response to the winter storm.

Contact: Tammy Hawley, (804) 646-3110

Friday, December 18, 2009

Mayor to Present Toys at City & Radio One Holiday Toy Drive

Who: Mayor Dwight C. Jones

Who: Present toys to residents during toy drive distribution event

When: 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. on Friday, December 18, 2009

Where: Arthur Ashe Athletic Center
2907 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23230

Background:

Mayor Jones, the city of Richmond and Radio One present new unwrapped toys, books and clothing to residents in an effort to “Build a Better Richmond” for area youth this holiday season. The toy drive began on Tuesday, December 10, 2009, with donations being accepted at any city fire station, City Hall, Southside Community Service Center, and two Radio One events at the Brook Road and Sheila Lane Walmarts.

Contact: Tammy Hawley, (804) 646-3110