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Media Advisory: Press Conference on Puerto Rico Response Efforts

Release date: 
October 6, 2017

WHO:            PUERTO RICO GOVERNOR, Ricardo Rosselló

                      FEMA Federal Coordinating Officer, Alejandro De La Campa

                      U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Atlantic Division Commander, Brig. Gen. Diana M. Holland

WHEN:        SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2017, 8:00 a.m. EDT

WHERE:      CENTRO DE CONVENCIONES, First Floor Press Room
                     100 Convention Blvd, San Juan, PR, 00907-4900

Anyone can view or capture live from the internet at www.dvidshub.net then select live events. Or, news agencies can receive via satellite feed at: Galaxy 23 Service Located @ 121 degrees west Transponder: CH18/CV18Downlink Frequency: 4073.5 Vertical Carrier type: MPEG-4, DVB-S2Modulation: 8PSK Symbol Rate: 6.5375 FEC: 5/6 Pilot: On Network ID: 620 SD1 is service channel #1 SD2 is service channel #2 HD is service channel #8. The technical operations center can be reached at 678-421-6690.

The briefing will be live-streamed via https://www.dvidshub.net/webcast/12580 and https://www.facebook.com/fema.

Information to include news, rumor control, how you can help, safety tips and more can be found at http://www.fema.gov/hurricane-maria

Imagery and videos, as well as previous press conferences, can be found at https://www.dvidshub.net/feature/FSPRVI. A link to subscribe to the feature page can be found at https://www.dvidshub.net/alerts/features/2921.

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Last Updated: 
January 3, 2018 - 11:59