03/18/04 04-20

03/18/04 04-20


March 18,, 2004

Subject:     Media Contact Phone Number During Demonstrations March 19-20

In order for the media to get updates on developments during the weekend demonstrations marking the first-year anniversary of the U. S. declaration of war on Iraq, there will be a special phone number for the media to call: 415-519-1453.  This number will be activated only for the duration of the demonstrations.  Also, the Public Affairs Office will be staffed on Friday, March 19 and Saturday, March 20, and the media may contact the office as necessary at the regular office number, 553-1651.

The media is requested not to congregate in front of Bechtel, but to set up on the east side of

Beale Street
closest to
Market Street

Media are reminded to have their credentials visible while covering the demonstrations.

For more information, please call:

Public Affairs Office