Thursday, April 28, 2011

Gulf Coast Leadeship Summit Update

Dear James O.,

Last Thursday at the historic Gulf Coast Leadership Summit, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu announced that BP is contributing $1 billion for coastal restoration. The first $500 million will be received within 45 days.

Contracts will be awarded to support projects such as rebuilding coastal marshes, replenishing damaged beaches, restoring barrier islands and wetlands, building public boat launches and docks, and much more.

You are invited to the Coastal Restoration Financing Briefing, scheduled for Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in New Orleans. Receive the latest information from top officials and experts on:

* Coastal restoration priorities of Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida. Each state will receive $100 million to be awarded for projects.

* Coastal restoration priorities of the U.S. Department of the Interior and NOAA. The agencies will receive $300 million to be awarded for projects.

* Proposal and contracting procedures.

This new coastal restoration program is an extraordinary opportunity for you to be involved in empowering a better U.S. Gulf Coast. Participate in the Briefing, get the latest information, meet key decision-makers, and get prepared to develop your proposal.

Seating is extremely limited. REGISTER TODAY!

Please click the link below, view the invitation, and respond by clicking either the Yes or No button at the bottom of the invitation. Your response is greatly appreciated.

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For more information, contact us at

Best Regards,
Gulf Coast Leadership Forum

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