MEDIA ADVISORY: Senator Burr Announces Events for August 8-11

August 8, 2011

U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) will travel to Cumberland, New Hanover, Pender, Harnett, and Wake counties between August 8 and August 11, 2011.Media wishing to schedule separate interviews with Senator Burr should contact Senator Burr's press office at (202) 228-2971 or by emailing David Ward at

Monday, August 8

7:00 PMSenator Burr to attend Defense Trade Show dinner

McKellar's LodgeFort Bragg

Fayetteville, NC

Tuesday, August 9

8:00 AMSenator Burr to attend 10th annual Defense Trade Show

Fayetteville Technical Community College

Horace Sisk Gymnasium

2201 Hull Road

Fayetteville, NC 28303

2:30 PMSenator Burr to visit and tour Chemtex USA
Chemtex USA

1979 Eastwood Road

Wilmington, NC 28403

4:30 PMSenator Burr to visit Wilmington Police Department

615 Bess Street

Wilmington, NC 28401

Wednesday, August 10

8:00 AMSenator Burr to speak at Wilmington Industrial Development Breakfast
1739 Hewlett Drive

Wilmington, NC 28405

10:00 AMSenator Burr to visit and tour GE Aviation
3901 Castle Hayne Road

Wilmington, NC

12:00 PMSenator Burr to attend lunch with Four County Electric Membership

1822 Hwy. 53 West

Burgaw, NC 28425

3:00 PMSenator Burr to visit and tour American Defense Systems, Inc.

420 McKinney Parkway

Lillington, NC 27546

7:00 PMSenator Burr to attend Eagle Scout Ceremony

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

6528 Johnson Pond Rd.

Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Thursday, August 11

7:30 AMSenator Burr to Chamber of Commerce breakfast in Knightdale

Knightdale Seafood & BBQ

706 Money Court

Knightdale, NC 27545

10:00 AMSenator Burr to visit WakeMed

WakeMed Center for Innovative Learning

Raleigh Campus

3024 New Bern Avenue

Raleigh, NC 27610

12:30 PMSenator Burr to speak to Apex Rotary Club


1201 Haddon Hall Drive

Apex, NC 27502