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The Great Flood One Year Later

The Great Flood: One Year Later

WHAT: Community leaders will gather to commemorate the one year anniversary of the flood. Video footage of flood damage will be shown. Speakers will highlight the community’s response to the flood as well as recognize the outstanding efforts of the people who are helping those affected by the Great Flood of 2010.

WHO: Speakers will include:

• Major General Robert T. Bray, Adjutant General and the Commanding General of the Rhode Island National Guard • J. David Smith, Executive Director, RI Emergency Management Agency • Mayor Scott Avedisian, City of Warwick • Mayor Allan Fung, City of Cranston • Anthony Maione, President & CEO, United Way of Rhode Island

WHEN: 9:00 a.m. March 30, 2011 WHERE: Food Court Warwick Mall Warwick, Rhode Island MEDIA CONTACTS: Steve Kass Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency P: 401-462-7127 e-mail:

Chris Medici United Way of Rhode Island P: 401-444-0652 e-mail:

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