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MEDIA ADVISORY - PORT AUTHORITY POLICE PIPES AND DRUMS TO MARCH IN ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADES THROUGHOUT NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY

Date: Mar 04, 2005
Press Release Number: 23-2005

The Port Authority Police Pipes and Drums will perform in St. Patrick’s Day parades this year in Hoboken, Union County, and Jersey City, N.J., New York City and Pearl River, N.Y.

On September 11, 2001, the Port Authority Police Department lost 37 officers and commanders in the terrorist attacks. Its officers patrol facilities operated by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, including some of the busiest and most important transportation links in the region.

On March 18, the award-winning band also will continue its tradition of playing festive St. Patrick’s Day music at Newark Liberty International Airport. Media attending the event should arrive at the lower level of Terminal C at 1 p.m. The band will march through Terminal C and then take AirTrain Newark to Terminal B, then to Terminal A.

PAPD Pipes and Drums parade schedule:























Hoboken, N.J. Saturday, March 5, 1 p.m.
Union County, N.J. Saturday, March 12, 1 p.m.
Jersey City, N.J. Sunday, March 13, 12:30 p.m.
New York City Thursday, March, 17, 1 p.m.
Pearl River, N.Y. Sunday, March 20, 1 p.m.


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Contact: Alan Hicks
Port Authority
212 435-7777