THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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MEDIA ADVISORY PORT AUTHORITY COMMITTEES ON GOVERNANCE AND ETHICS AND SECURITY TO HOLD MEETINGS ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 7

Date: Oct 04, 2013
Press Release Number: 100-2013

Two Port Authority Board Committees will meet on Monday, October 7, at the Port Authority Technical Center at 241 Erie Street in Jersey City, N.J.

The Committee on Governance and Ethics will meet in both public and executive session. The public portion of the meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and will be broadcast on the Port Authority’s website at www.panynj.gov.

The meeting of the Committee on Security will be held in executive session.

The agenda for the Committee meetings to be held on October 7 will be posted on the Port Authority’s web site, http://www.panynj.gov, at 3 p.m. on October 4.

CONTACT: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey 212-435-7777

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency’s network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where construction crews are building the iconic One World Trade Center, which is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The Port Authority receives no tax revenue from either the State of New York or New Jersey or from the City of New York. The agency raises the necessary funds for the improvement, construction or acquisition of its facilities primarily on its own credit. For more information, please visit http://www.panynj.gov.