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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

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Last Updated: 
January 3, 2018 - 11:59