This excerpt taken from the EQR DEF 14A filed Apr 17, 2008.
NOTICE OF 2008 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
You are cordially invited to attend Equity Residentials 2008 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. This years meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at 1:00 p.m., at Two North Riverside Plaza, Suite 2400, Chicago, Illinois, at which time shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2008, will be asked to:
We are pleased to take advantage of the new Securities and Exchange Commission rules allowing companies to furnish proxy materials to their shareholders on the Internet. We believe the new rules will allow us to provide shareholders with the information they need, while lowering the delivery costs and reducing the environmental impact of our Annual Meeting.
Your vote is very important. Whether or not you attend the meeting in person, I urge you to vote as soon as possible. Instructions on how to vote are contained in the Proxy Statement.
Thank you for your continued support of Equity Residential.
Two North Riverside Plaza
Chicago, Illinois 60606
April 17, 2008