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Monday, December 13, 2010
Contact: Jennifer Dorsey
Tel: 202-606-2402

OPM to Discuss New Operating Status Notifications and the 2011 Winter Weather Outlook

Washington, DC - Please join OPM Director John Berry and government representatives on Wednesday, December 15, at 9:00 a.m., for a press briefing that looks at the National Weather Service's long range forecast, provides a behind-the-scene look at how Director Berry plans to handle the winter ahead, and introduces a new set of operating status notifications.

What: Briefing on Federal Government Closing Procedures.

Who: OPM Director Berry, the National Weather Service and representatives from the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments.

When: Wednesday, December 15, 9:00 a.m.

Camera pre-set: 8:15 AM

Gather time: 8:45 AM

Where: OPM

Executive Conference Room

5th Floor

1900 E Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20415

Media wishing to attend the event should contact OPM's Office of Communications and Public Liaison at 202-606-2402.

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