Burr Announces Events for Week of August 17th

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Richard Burr will visit Mecklenburg, Richmond, Cumberland, Union, Buncombe, Transylvania, Mitchell, Yancey, Henderson and Forsyth counties between August 17 - 21, 2009. Media wishing to schedule separate interviews with Senator Burr should contact Senator Burr's press office at (202) 228-1616.

Monday, August 17

9:00 AM Burr to speak to Charlotte Area Realtors

Marriott Charlotte Executive Park

5700 West Park Drive

Charlotte, NC 28217

1:00 PM Burr to attend event with Secretaries of Agriculture and Education at Richmond Community College

Cole Auditorium and Conference Center

Rockingham, Burlington and Hamlet Ballrooms

1042 W Hamlet Avenue

Hamlet, NC 28345

Tuesday, August 18

8:00 AM Burr to attend Union County Chamber Breakfast

903 Skyway Drive

Monroe, NC 28110

10:00 AM Burr to tour Tyco Safety Products

* Anyone wishing to cover this event should contact

Kelly Philson at (609) 213-0736 or Dan McKinney at (704) 291-8418

4320 Goldmine Rd

Monroe, NC 28110

Wednesday, August 19

9:00 AM Burr to speak at the North Carolina Veterans Affairs Summer Conference

Renaissance of Asheville

Windsor Room

31 Woodfin Street

Asheville, NC 28801

12:00 PM Burr to attend Fletcher Rotary Meeting

Fletcher Park Inn

150 Tulip Trl

Hendersonville, NC 28792

2:00 PM Burr to tour the Technology Education and Development Building at Blue Ridge Community College

180 West Campus Drive

Flat Rock, NC 28731

4:00 PM Burr to stop by Transylvania Vocational Services

11 Mountain Industrial Drive

Brevard, NC 28712

Thursday, August 20

7:30 AM Burr to attend Arden Rotary Club Breakfast

The Orchard at Broadmoor

101 French Broad Lane

Fletcher, NC 28732

10:00 AM Burr to visit Yancey EnergyXchange

*Anyone wishing to cover this event should contact

Heather Dawes (828) 675-5541

66 EnergyXchange Drive

Fletcher, NC 28732

12:00 PMBurr to attend Mitchell County Chamber of Commerce Lunch

2360 Swiss Pine Lake Dr.

Spruce Pine, NC 28777

3:00 PMBurr to visit Frye Regional Medical Center

*Anyone wishing to cover this event should contact

Eddie Salyards at (828) 315-5852

420 N. Center Street

Hickory, NC 28601

Friday, August 21

12:00 PMBurr to speak at Reynolda Rotary

LJVM Coliseum in the Winston Room

2825 University Parkway

Winston-Salem, NC 27105