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2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee Officially Passing the Shovel to New Orleans Super Bowl Host Committee

Indianapolis – Officials from the 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee will join Jack Groh, NFL Environmental Program Director, and other representatives on Thursday for the official “Passing the Shovel” ceremony. The ceremony, which includes a tree planting, marks the transition of the NFL’s Environmental Program from the Indianapolis Host Committee to New Orleans as they prepare for Super Bowl XLVII.

WHEN: 3:00 p.m. | Thursday, May 10, 2012
WHERE: Arsenal Technical High School Campus
727 North Oriental Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
(Park in lot off of Oriental; in front of Chase Near Eastside Legacy Center)
Tree planting and shovel passing to occur on campus courtyard in front of Stuart Hall

Representatives scheduled to attend the ceremony include:

  • David Forsell, President, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful
  • Jack Groh, Director, NFL Environmental Program
  • Kalen Irsay, Vice President, Indianapolis Colts
  • Scott Martin, Vice President, National Sales and Business Development, Green Mountain Energy Company
  • Tony Mason, Senior Vice President, 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee
  • Student Representatives (15), Arsenal Technical High School National Honor Society

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