The PJ Tatler

Government Gears Up to Defend the EPA Against a 'Center For Food Safety' Demonstration

It’s nice to see the administration taking security seriously. Now. For EPA. And a, well, not overly threatening threat. Priorities, I suppose.

Subject: Fw: Peaceful Demonstration Anticipated at EPA on 10/25/12
From: “[email protected]
To: Chris Horner , others

Subject: Peaceful Demonstration Anticipated at EPA on 10/25/12

EPA has learned that The Center for Food Safety will conduct a demonstration near EPA Federal Triangle facilities Thursday, October 25th. The demonstration is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m. in the grassy area between 12th Street and the entrance to the Federal Triangle Metro Station. As a precautionary measure, the Federal Protective Service will increase its presence in the Federal Triangle area, and Security Management Division personnel (wearing orange vests) will be outside to answer employees’ questions. The following measures will be in place: EPA guards will check badges outside building entrances from late morning to mid-afternoon. If you expect visitors during this time on October 25th, please alert the Security Management Division by sending an email in advance to [email protected] Include in your message visitors’ names, the building they will visit, and their expected time of arrival. Visitors will be initially checked outside. Additional security alerts will be sent as needed. If you have questions, please send an email to [email protected]