DENVER — Sunday, May 11, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper and wildfire experts on Monday, May 12, will discuss the outlook for this year’s wildfire season. This is an annual presentation provided by the governor and the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control, the U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management. 
 

The governor will also sign three bill at the wildfire briefing:

  • HB14-1008 “Allow CWRPDA Private Entity Forest Health Loans”

  • HB14-1010 “Corrections to Prescribed Burning Program Laws”

  • SB14-164 “Aerial Firefighting Fleet Acquisitions” 
     

WHEN: 11:15 a.m., Monday, May 12, 2014

WHERE: Centennial Airport, Denver Jet Center, Hangar A   
                  7625 S. Peoria Circle, Englewood

                   Park in the big lot just outside of the Jet Center. 
                   Check in at the desk to gain access to

                   the hangar.

VISUALS: The Division of Fire Prevention and Control will provide a single-engine air tanker (SEAT), DFPC fire apparatus, Department of Corrections crew vehicle, Colorado National Guard Blackhawk Helicopter, Early Detection/Remote Sensing Aircraft and technology, and Colorado Wildfire Information Management System (CO-WIMS)

 

 

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