2nd "Occupy El Paso" Rally Planned
POSTED: Friday, October 14, 2011 - 6:59am
UPDATED: Monday, October 17, 2011 - 8:53am
EL PASO - The local group, "Occupy El Paso" has organized its second rally in Downtown El Paso.
The group will hold a press conference and rally on Saturday, October 15 at 8:00 a.m. at the Civic Center. The group organized last Friday, October 7, to discuss the details for this weekend's rally.
The group has obtained a permit for their rally, and will also hand out flyers at Saturday's "Chalk the Block" event downtown. "Occupy El Paso" cannot hold their rally at San jacinto Plaza on Saturday. However, the permit allows the gorup to occupy San Jacinto Plaza starting at noon on Monday.
The group also said they have permission to camp overnight, and to be present during the day for a total of 24 days.