TODAY: Governor Gavin Newsom to Hold Media Availability Following Visit of Kern County Oil Seepage Site


BAKERSFIELD – On Wednesday, July 24, Governor Gavin Newsom will hold a media availability after visiting the oil surface expression in the Cymic oil field in the McKittrick area.

Governor Newsom has been receiving updates on the seepage to ensure the safety of nearby communities and wildlife, and will be there to observe the situation firsthand.

When: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 2:25 p.m.

Where: McKittrick Elementary School, 23226 2nd St, McKittrick, CA 93251

**Note to reporters: Pool footage and photos of the Governor’s tour of the site will be made available.