Date: Jun 24, 2013
Press Release Number: 63-2013
The Port Authority Board of Commissioners will meet on Wednesday, June 26, on the 15th floor of Port Authority headquarters at 225 Park Avenue South in Manhattan.
A joint meeting of the World Trade Center (WTC) Redevelopment Subcommittee and the Committee on Capital Planning, Execution and Asset Management will begin at 1:30 p.m. in public session. The public session of the full Board will begin at 3 p.m.
In addition; the Committee on Finance, a joint meeting of the WTC Redevelopment Subcommittee and the Committee on Capital Planning, Execution and Asset Management, and the full Board will meet in executive session on June 26.
The agency will broadcast the public sessions of the Board and its Committees on the Port Authority’s Web site at www.panynj.gov. The agenda for the meetings will be posted to the website at 3 p.m. tomorrow, June 25.
Members of the public wishing to address the Board should register by sending an e-mail message including name, affiliation (if any) and topic to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 26. Speakers are limited to 3 minutes, and speaking time is not transferrable. The public comment period may be limited to 30 minutes. Appropriate identification is required.
CONTACT: Steve Coleman, 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.