Office of the Governor of Iowa

Governor Branstad

Missouri River Flood daily press briefing suspended through weekend

June 11, 2011

The Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management Division’s daily press briefing regarding flooding along the Missouri River has been suspended through the weekend, Saturday June 11, 2011 and Sunday June 12, 2011. The daily press briefings will resume Monday, June 13, 2011 at 3:30 p.m.

The following press briefings regarding Missouri River flooding are currently scheduled and open to the media:


Monday, June 13, 2011


9 a.m.            Gov. Branstad is joined by Iowa HSEMD Administrator Derek Hill for administration’s weekly press conference

                        Governor’s Office – Large Conference Room

                        State Capitol

                        Des Moines, IA

3:30 p.m.      Iowa HSEMD Administrator Derek Hill and Chief Operations Officer Joyce Flynn brief media on flooding along the Missouri River

Conference Call Dial-In Number – 1-800-645-8878

                        Conference Code: 003252

                        Note: Same conference call information to be used daily

The Office of Gov. Terry E. Branstad will live-stream audio and video of the press conference Monday morning. The embed code for the press conference is attached to this email for news outlets interested in carrying the live event on their websites. The same embed code can be used to embed live audio of the daily press briefing conference call.

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