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Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity Counties and Congressman Andrews to Call Upon FCC to Stop Interference in Public Safety Frequencies

WHAT:

Gloucester County Freeholder Director Sweeney, Congressman Andrews and members of the Gloucester County and Camden County Public Safety Community will hold a news conference to call upon the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to immediately cease Digital Television transmissions on certain channels that cause interference with public safety communications, to freeze licensing on future DTV channels and transmitters that could cause interference and to provide federal funding for a 700 MHz communications platform to alleviate the interference.

WHEN: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2010 11:30 am
WHERE: Gloucester County Communications Center, 1200 N. Delsea Drive, Clayton, NJ
WHO: Freeholder Director Stephen M. Sweeney
Congressman Robert E. Andrews
Freeholder Deputy Director Robert M. Damminger
Chief Craig Mangano, WDPD & President of GC Police Chiefs Assoc.
Tom Butts, Gloucester County Emergency Response/Emergency Mgmt Coordinator
Rob Blaker, Acting Dir., Camden County Department of Public Safety & Juvenile Justice
Gloucester County Fire Marshal & Deputy Fire Marshal
Members of the Camden County Public Safety Community