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Port Authority To Honor Employees Killed On September 11, 2001

Date: September 02, 2003 Press Release Number: 116-2003 nbsp;

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will hold an Interfaith Remembrance Service at Riverside Church, 490 Riverside Drive in Manhattan, at 2 p.m. on Thursday, September 11, 2003, to honor the 84 Port Authority employees who were tragically killed on September 11, 2001, in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.

The memorial service will be broadcast live by New Jersey Public Television (NJN) for viewers in New Jersey, with a rebroadcast at 9 p.m. There also will be a live webcast of the memorial service on NY1 will broadcast the ceremony live in New York. New Jersey Network will uplink a clean feed of the service on satellite coordinates SBS 6, Transponder 7, KU Band from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Media wishing to cover the Interfaith Remembrance Service at Riverside Church should bring photo identification as well as media credentials, and report to the church entrance at 91 Claremont Avenue near 120th Street.


Tony Ciavolella, Port Authority 212 435-7777

Ed Rodgers, NJN – NJ Public Television 609 777-5195

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