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The EPA Office of Public Affairs (OPA) includes a National Press Secretary supported by a Headquarters Media Relations Office and Regional Public Affairs Offices.

The press office is staffed Monday-Friday from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm Eastern except federal holidays.

OPA is located with the Administrator's Office on the third floor of the Ariel Rios North building. Entry is beneath the archway connecting the North and South Buildings and adjacent to the entrance to the DC Metro Federal Triangle station.

Visitors must be met and escorted. All visitors and their belongings are screened and camera crews should plan accordingly.

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Office of Public Affairs
1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Room 3413 ARN
Washington, DC 20460