***MEDIA ADVISORY FOR STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS***
Mayor Bloomberg will deliver his annual State of the City address on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Barclays Center has generated unprecedented economic activity in the area, creating jobs and more opportunities for New Yorkers, and is part of the Atlantic Yards development project, which will create more than 6,400 units of affordable, middle-income and market-rate housing.
Below are location, credential and feed information for the event, for planning purposes only.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2013
||Delivers State of the City Address
620 Atlantic Avenue between Sixth and Flatbush Avenues
* Enter through EmblemHealth Atlantic Avenue entrance on the Northeast side of the building. Media truck parking will be available on Atlantic Avenue. Please contact DCPI at 646-610-6700 for truck parking information. Due to space constraints, only credentialed members of the media will be allowed access to the event. Press check-in will begin at 10:30 AM and close promptly at 11:30 AM. Spots on the press riser and press seating are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Mult-boxes will be provided. In addition to the above, two live television feeds will be pooled and made available at The Switch: one will be a switched feed with cutaways; the other will be an isolation shot of the podium. Switch port information will be released prior to the event. This event will be carried live on nyc.gov, available on iPhones and iPads, and NYC-TV Channels 25 and 74. Questions regarding the feed should be directed to Evelyn Erskine of the Mayor’s Press Office at (212) 788-2958.
||Mayor’s Press Office