Oversight Board to hold its 17th Public Meeting

(San Juan, PR – September 24, 2019) – The Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico confirmed today that it will hold its 17th Public Meeting this Thursday, September 26th, 2019 at the Puerto Rico Convention Center, rooms 208 and 209 beginning at 10:00 a.m. During this open meeting, the Oversight Board will address issues related to the debt restructuring of Puerto Rico.

As previously announced, the afternoon hearing on economic development, scheduled to start at 1:00 pm, will focus on the status and impact of the Ease of Doing Business reforms being carried by the Government of Puerto Rico and will be headlined by public, private and non-profit sector representatives.

Both hearings will be open to the public and require pre-registration by Tuesday, September 24th at 5 p.m. Those who may have already registered for the afternoon session and who may be interested in attending the Public Meeting in the morning do not need to pre-register again. They will stream live via the Board’s website and the audio will be available in both, English and Spanish. The recordings will be posted at the website as soon as possible following the hearings.

The agenda, pre-registration form, and the required security and attendance protocol will be available at the Board’s website https://oversightboard.pr.gov/