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Oakland County Helps Joplin update

Public Date: 6/8/2011 12:00 AM
Contact: Bill Mullan, Media and Communications Officer
Phone Number: 248-858-1048

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson, Main Street Oakland County Program Coordinator Bob Donohue, and Frank Torre, principal of Instar, will hold a media availability to update the effort to collect supplies requested by the mayor of Joplin, Missouri, which was devastated by a deadly tornado. They will discuss which items still need to be collected before June 16, 2011 when the caravan leaves to deliver the donations to Joplin, Missouri.
Visuals: See some of the supplies donated so far by generous southeast Michigan residents, including from the communities of Oxford and Rochester.
11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 9, 2011
Oakland County Facilities, Maintenance & Operations Building,
1 Public Works Drive, Building 95 West, Waterford

(Directions: Go west on Pontiac Lake Road from Telegraph Road toward Watkins Lake Road. Turn right onto Watkins Lake Road. Public Works Drive will be the first street on your right.)

For further information, please contact Bill Mullan, Oakland County Media and Communications Officer, at (248) 858-1048.