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CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. — Mayor Kasim Reed Unveiled renovated USO facility to honor military members’ service and provide leisure activities.

Reed was joined by Miguel Southwell, Aviation General Manager Mary Lou Austin, CEO USO Georgia Glen Welling, Vice President, Operation USO, Inc.

Reed, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport officials, and USO dignitaries cut the ribbon on the airport’s renovated USO facility at a ceremony Tuesday morning.

Just over a year ago, Mayor Reed and Aviation General Manager MiguelSouthwell vowed to create a facility for members of the U.S. Armed Forces that would rival airline clubs located throughout the airport.

In a celebration marking the renovation, Mayor Reed and Miguel Southwell will be joined by USO staffers and volunteers along with members of the military. Media are invited to record the ceremony and then tour the upgraded hospitality location.  The upgrades to the 32-hundred square-foot facility include a food andbeverage hospitality suite, a Skype-only dedicated computer for videoconferencing, ample electrical outlets, and furniture upgrades on parwith airline clubs throughout the airport.

The USO is located on Center 3rd Floor Atrium – Domestic Terminal Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, 6000 North Terminal Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30320

Mayor Reed dedicates renovated USO facility for military service people at Atlanta airport was originally published on atlantadailyworld.com

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