Media Briefing on Thursday for July 4th Concert and Fireworks Show

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Governor Charlie Baker and other officials from state and local agencies, as well as representatives from the Boston Pops and B4 Productions, on Thursday, June 25 will brief media on plans for this year’s Independence Day concert and fireworks show.

The briefing will be held at 10:30 a.m. on the lawn in front of the Hatch Shell on Boston’s Esplanade. Topics will include security, safety, and traffic guidelines, as well as general information about the event. Speakers will include Governor Baker, Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton, MSP Colonel Timothy Alben, Boston EMS Chief James Hooley, and representatives of the Boston Pops and/or B4 Productions.

The rehearsal concert for this year’s celebration will be held on Friday, July 3 with the concert and fireworks show on Saturday the 4th.

Media are urged to please join us Thursday.

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