Press Release - 04-24-2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
MEDIA ADVISORY: GTSC, DMV KICK OFF 2019 “NO EMPTY CHAIR” EDUCATION AND ENFORCEMENT CAMPAIGN IN BINGHAMTON
Binghamton, NY - The Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee (GTSC) and the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will kick off the 2019 “No Empty Chair” education and enforcement campaign with a press event at the Chenango Valley High School on Thursday, April 25, 2019. The teen driving safety education and enforcement campaign raises awareness of highway dangers in the hope there will be no empty chairs during prom and graduation season. GTSC and DMV officials will be joined by representatives from the New York State Police, Chenango Valley High School, and a parent advocate for teen driver safety.
The statewide campaign runs from Monday, April 29, 2019 to Friday, May 3, 2019.
When: Thursday, April 25, 2019
10:30 AM to 11:00AM
Open to Press. Press may park in bus lane.
Where: Chenango Valley High School
221 Chenango Bridge Road
Binghamton, NY 13901
Who: Chuck DeWeese - Assistant Commissioner for the Governor's Traffic Safety Committee
Lieutenant Lucas Anthony - New Yok State Police
Dr. David Gill - Chenango Valley School District Superintendent
Jennifer Ostrander - Chenango Valley High School Principal
Marianne Angelillo - Parent advocate for teen driver safety