FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:
March 25, 2009 Lead Public Information Officer, 651-201-7477
STATE EMERGENCY OPERATION CENTER FULLY ACTIVATED
Joint Information Center Established – One Point of Contact for Media
WHAT: The state of Minnesota Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has established a Joint Information Center (JIC) providing one point of contact for media with questions about state response to flooding in northwestern Minnesota. Media can call 651-201-7477 for inquiries about any state agency activity. Media can also e-mail email@example.com for information. ***please note – this is a media information line only***
WHEN: Monday, March 25, 2009
WHY: The state is streamlining the process for disseminating information and
responding to requests for information.