Governor Brown, Emergency and Fire Officials to Hold Media Availability Tomorrow at State Operations Center


MATHER – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. will join CAL FIRE Director Ken Pimlott and Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Director Mark Ghilarducci at a media availability following a private fire briefing with emergency responders tomorrow at the State Operations Center in Mather. With multiple fires burning across the state and major impacts to property and critical infrastructure, the center was activated to its highest level yesterday.

Earlier today, Governor Brown declared a state of emergency in Lake and Napa counties due to the effects of the Valley Fire and on Friday, declared a state of emergency in Amador and Calaveras counties to help fight the Butte Fire.

When: Tomorrow, Monday, September 14, 2015 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Governor’s Office of Emergency Services, Operations Center, 3650 Schriever Avenue, Mather, CA 95655

NOTE: This event is open to credentialed media only.