PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE
May 13, 2003
Subject: SPECIAL OLYMPICS CABLE CAR PULL MAY 17
The San Francisco Police Department will participate in its first-ever Cable Car Pull as part of its Special Olympics activities on Saturday, May 17 at Jefferson and Hyde streets beginning at 10:00 A.M. Teams of officers who have gathered sponsors will compete to see what team takes the lead in pulling a motorized cable car. The event is sponsored by Bauer’s Transportation. The media sponsor is KGO-TV Channel 7.
Further Special Olympics events include the annual Torch Run from the Golden Gate Bridge to Justin Herman Plaza on the Embarcadero on Wednesday, June 4, and the first annual Torch Ride, in which officers ride motorcycles through Marin, San Mateo and San Francisco in support of Special Olympics.
For more information, please contact:
Sergeant Bob Guinan
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103
Tel. (415) 553-1651 / Fax (415) 553-9229