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LIVE: Gov. Polis gives update on state’s response to wildfires, at 1:15 p.m. Oct. 22

By: - October 22, 2020 1:03 pm

A view of the East Troublesome Fire looking north along County Road 61 in Granby on Oct. 22, 2020. (Chase Woodruff/Colorado Newsline)

Gov. Jared Polis is scheduled to give a live update at 1:15 p.m. Oct. 22 on Colorado’s response to wildfires.

Scroll down for a livestream of the briefing, or watch on the governor’s Facebook page.

During the briefing, Polis will be joined by:

  • Stan Hilkey, executive director of the Department of Public Safety 
  • Scott Jalbert, Rocky Mountain Area Command, area commander 
  • Mike Morgan, director Division of Fire Prevention and Control  
  • Kevin Klein, director Division of Homeland Security Management 
  • Greg Hanson, warning coordination meteorologist, NWS Boulder Forecast
  • Shoshana Lew, Colorado Department of Transportation executive director
  • Gen. Laura Clellan, Colorado National Guard
  • Chief Matt Packard, Colorado State Patrol

https://www.facebook.com/jaredpolis/videos/811712596067106

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