Secretary Salazar, CEQ Chair Sutley will Speak at Fort Ord Dedication Ceremony

5/16/2012


WASHINGTON -- On Saturday, May 19, 2012, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and White House Council on Environmental Quality Chair Nancy Sutley will speak at the dedication ceremony for the recently established Fort Ord National Monument. Rep. Sam Farr, Garrison Commander Col. Joel J. Clark, Deputy Secretary of the Interior David Hayes and Director of the Bureau of Land Management Bob Abbey will join them.


Participants and media should plan to arrive no later than 10 a.m. The event will begin at 10:30 a.m.

WHO: Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar

Council on Environmental Quality Chair Nancy Sutley

Representative Sam Farr

Deputy Secretary of the Interior David J. Hayes

Bureau of Land Management Director Bob Abbey

Garrison Commander Col. Joel J. Clark
WHAT:
Dedication of the Fort Ord National Monument
WHEN:
Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Savings Time
WHERE: Fort Ord National Monument lands near Monterey, Calif. From the corner of General Jim Moore Blvd and Gigling Rd., follow the BLM Special Event signs (about 12 minutes)
MEDIA: Credentialed news media representatives may cover this event. Please contact Erin Curtis, 916-350-0518, to RSVP and get further information.



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