As the Deepwater Horizon oil spill continues to threaten Florida’s fragile coastline, State Senator Dave Aronberg (D-Greenacres) on Thursday will be travelling to Pensacola for a briefing on emergency response preparations to the unprecedented disaster.
Thursday, May 13, 2010, 1:30 p.m. Central Time. Senator Aronberg will visit with local fishermen.
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Senator Aronberg, who chairs the Senate’s committee overseeing Florida’s emergency operations, will visit the Escambia County Emergency Operations Center for a briefing on the potential threats of the Deepwater Horizon disaster and what state and local counties are doing to prepare and minimize the damage.
Immediately following the EOC briefing, the Senator will meet with local fishermen to discuss their concerns about how the leak could potentially impact the coastline and their livelihoods.
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