Mayor and City Manager issue statement about ICRC&M/Duke Energy dispute

RELATED: The letter from the International Civil Rights Center & Museum to the North Carolina Utilities Commission can be found here.

RELATED: The News &  Observer article breaking the story.

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CITY OF GREENSBORO Contact: Jake Keys
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: 336-373-2105

Mayor and City Manager Issue Statement About ICRCM/Duke Energy Dispute

GREENSBORO, NC (May 11, 2017) – Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughan and City Manager Jim Westmoreland have issued the following statement about the International Civil Rights Center and Museum (ICRCM) billing dispute with Duke Energy.

“The City of Greensboro has been and remains a significant funder and supporter of the International Civil Rights Center and Museum. We view the current billing dispute between the Museum and Duke Energy as a private matter. Any allegations or statements made by Museum officials regarding the City’s involvement in this matter, or interest in the Museum, are completely baseless and very disappointing.”

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Jake Keys, Communications Manager
Communications and Marketing Department
City of Greensboro
Phone: 336-373-2105
PO Box 3136, Greensboro, NC 27402-3136
www.greensboro-nc.gov

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