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Info for Those Attending Gov. Corzine Town Hall Meeting Feb. 7

February 6, 2008

Gov. Jon S. Corzine will host a town hall meeting on his financial restructuring and debt reduction plan at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 7, in Walter Edge Theater on Atlantic Cape Community College's Mays Landing Campus.

To assist state officials in accommodating all who wish to attend, residents who plan to participate in the town hall meetings are asked to RSVP by calling (609) 777-2208, filling out an online form at www.state.nj.us/townhallmeetings/listing, or e-mailing atlantic.rsvp@gov.state.nj.us.

Here is some information for those planning to attend the meeting:

Directions:  ACCC's Mays Landing Campus is located at 5100 Black Horse Pike, Hamilton Township.  Directions are available at http://www.atlantic.edu/about/maysLandingDir.htm.

Parking:  Enter the campus from the second entrance off the Black Horse Pike (past the college sign with lighted signboard).  Park in Lot #4 (across from J-building) on your left and walk across the college loop road and enter Building J.  College staff will direct you to the theater.

Overflow parking will be available in Lot #5 (across from M-building).  College staff will direct you to the theater.

A campus map is available at http://www.atlantic.edu/about/facilities.htm.

Seating:  Theater doors open at 6 p.m.  Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.  You do not need a ticket to enter.

Overflow seating:  Once capacity is reached in the theater, overflow seating will be available in several areas where a remote broadcast of the meeting will be available. College staff will direct you to the overflow seating.

Q & A session: The town hall meeting includes a Q & A session.  Questioners will be asked to line up in the theater at one of two microphones.  If time permits, those in the overflow areas who wish to ask a question will be admitted to the theater. 

Handicapped access/services:  Those with handicapped parking passes will park in Lot #3, adjacent to the theater, and enter through C-building. Roving mikes will be available for those who are disabled and wish to ask a question.  A sign language interpreter will be available for the hearing impaired.

Live broadcast: WACC, ACCC's student radio station, will broadcast the meeting and stream it live via the Internet.  A link will be available on the ACCC Web site, http://www.atlantic.edu/.

The meeting will also be broadcast on the television monitors located in public areas of most campus buildings.

Refreshments:  The college cafeteria will remain open until 8 p.m.  Vending machines are located in the cafeteria.  No food or drink is permitted in the Walter Edge Theater.