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Office of the Vice President
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                          July 14, 2009

**MEDIA ADVISORY**

Vice President Biden to Travel to Virginia to Highlight Progress of the Recovery Act

Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, July 16, Vice President Biden will travel to the Richmond, VA area, where he will highlight the progress of the Recovery Act at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College. The Vice President will discuss how the Recovery Act is building a 21st-century economy in the Richmond area and across the nation.
This event is OPEN PRESS, but media must RSVP to press@ovp.eop.gov by Wednesday, July 15, at 5:00 PM EDT. Additional media details are included below. 
Media Details:
Vice President Biden to travel to Richmond, VA, to highlight progress of the Recovery Act
Date:                                     
Thursday, July 16, 2009         
               
Location:                              
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Technology Center Building in the Jeanette Lipman Auditorium
1651 E. Parham Road
Richmond, VA  23228                  
 
Press Entrance:                    
Main Entrance of the Ivor and Maureen Massey Library Technology Center Building           
Sat Truck Parking:             
Reserved spaces in front of Ivor and Maureen Massey Library Technology Center Building                  
Press Parking:                     
Community College parking lot                             
 
Camera Pre-set:                   
12:00 PM to 12:50 PM EDT              
Restricted Access:               
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT                    
Press Arrival:                       
3:00 PM EDT                    
Final Press Access:             
4:30 PM EDT               
Event Begins:                      
4:45 PM EDT  
                      
Cable Run:                          
500 ft                             
Throw:                                  
30 ft        
                          
RSVP:                                    
This event is OPEN PRESS, but media must RSVP with the NAME, MEDIA OUTLET, PHONE AND EMAIL for each person planning to cover the event to press@ovp.eop.gov by Wednesday, July 16, at 5:00 PM EDT.  At the event, you will be required to wear your media credential at all times, either around the neck or pinned to clothing.
 
Ground Contact: For logistical questions, please call Samantha Finke at 202.757.9079.
** Wireless internet is available on site.
 

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