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News Release

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Media Relations

May Day March and Rally NA18084ne

First Amendment March and Rally for Immigrants

Tuesday May 1, 2018
Various Times.

Central Bureau/Downtown Los Angeles

The incident Commander for the Department will be Deputy Chief Robert Arcos, Commanding Officer, Operations-Central Bureau

To identify Media Staging Areas, Media Viewing Areas, and to identify street closures as defined by the City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation. PLEASE GO TO DOT WEBSITE for Street closures.

Planned Permitted Marches (4)

1.. Organizer: Answer Coalition
Event Name: May Day
Start Location: Olympic and Broadway
End Location: Temple / Broadway
Assembly Time: 5:00 a.m.
March Time: 10:00 a.m.

Media Staging/Media Viewing Area: The media staging/viewing area for the assembly is the Northeast Corner of Olympic Blvd. and S. Broadway. Media parking has been dedicated on North Main Street.

2. Organizer: LA County Federation of Labor
Event Name: May Day March
Start Location: 6th Street Between Olive Street and Hill Street
End Location: Temple / Los Angeles and Judge John Aiso
Assembly Time: 7:00 a.m.
March Time: Noon
Rally Time: 5:00 p.m.

3. Organizer: Full Rights for Immigration
Event Name: Build Bridges Not Walls
Start Location: Olympic and Broadway
End Location: Main Street / Olvera Street/ La Placita Church
Assembly Time: 1:00 p.m.
March Time: 1:30 p.m.
End Time: 6:00 p.m.

4. Organizer: Carlos Montes
Event Name: MayDay 2018 in Boyle Heights
Start Location: Mathews Street and Cesar E. Chavez Avenue
End Location: Mariachi Plaza
Assembly Time: 2:00 p.m.
End Time: TBD

PIOs will be staged at the start location and end location to monitor the media throughout the event. Additionally, PIOs will be staged along the demonstration route to monitor any media crews that stop outside the staging areas. PIOs will be deployed as needed in areas that media issues arise.

Additional stationary rally areas:
PIO's will make periodic assessments of all media staging areas, and will make notifications via social media platforms.



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