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Press Releases / 2003 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 4, 2003

MEDIA ADVISORY:

MAYOR MICHAEL BLOOMBERG JOINS
FIRE COMMISSIONER NICHOLAS SCOPPETTA
CELEBRATE THE RE-OPENING OF
ENGINE 10 AND LADDER 10 IN MANHATTAN

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Fire Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta will join hundreds of members of the New York City Fire Department on Wednesday, November 5, 2003 to cut the ribbon on the newly renovated quarters of Engine 10 and Ladder 10 (the Ten House) in downtown Manhattan.

The Ten House, located at 124 Liberty Street, directly across from where the south tower of the World Trade Center stood, suffered significant damage and was nearly destroyed on September 11, 2001. As the towers collapsed tons of building debris fell onto, and forced its way into the firehouse, blowing out windows and doors and causing extensive damage to the facade, interior structures, utilities, lighting, ventilation system and the roof.

WHO:

Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Fire Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta, Chief of Department Frank Cruthers members of Engine Co. 10 and Ladder Co. 10 and many other members of the Fire Department.

WHAT:

Re-opening of Engine Company 10 and Ladder Company 10

WHERE:

Quarters of Engine Co. 10 and Ladder Co. 10 at 124 Liberty Street, Manhattan

WHEN:

Wednesday, November 5, 2003 at 1:30 PM

Contact: Francis X. Gribbon / David Billig / Michael Loughran (FDNY) (718) 999-2056

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