MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor and Fire Agencies Provide 2019 Wildfire Outlook

MEDIA ADVISORY

Governor and Fire Agencies Provide 2019 Wildfire Outlook


For more information, contact:
Caley Fisher | 
caley.fisher@state.co.us | 720-391-1565
  
Denver, CO– The Governor’s Annual Wildfire Briefing has been scheduled for 
Tuesday, May 7th at 11:00am. The Director of the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control (DFPC) will join Governor Polis to share the state’s wildfire potential for 2019 and provide updates on the level of state preparedness. Static display tour will follow the press conference. 
 
Displays include:
Colorado National Guard Helicopter and Bambi bucket, Bell 205++ Type 2 helicopter, DFPC Multi-Mission Aircrafts, DFPC Single Engine Air Tanker, US Forest Service Type 3 Engine, South Metro Fire Type 3 Engine, DFPC Type 3 Engine and  
 

*This event is open to the media.

Press Conference
Date/Time: Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 11:00am  *Media encouraged to arrive 15-20 minutes early


Location: AeroColorado Hangar: 8082 South Interport Blvd Englewood CO 80112

Who: Governor Jared Polis, Colorado Department of Public Safety, Colorado Division of Fire Prevention & Control, US Forest Service, Colorado Department of Military & Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, Colorado State Fire Chiefs, County Sheriffs Of Colorado, Colorado State Forest Service, and Colorado Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management