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Green Ridge Fire incident team to host virtual public meeting

The Northwest Interagency Incident Management Team 10 will hold a virtual public meeting at 6 p.m., Friday, August 21. The meeting will be livestreamed to help meet the Governor of Oregon’s recommendations for minimizing the spread of COVID-19.

Presenters will include: Incident Commander - Alan Lawson, Deschutes National Forest, Sisters District Ranger - Ian Reid, Central Oregon Fire Management Service - Rob Pentzer, Team 10 Operations Chief - Steve North, Team 10 Fire Behavior - Forest Ownbey, Deschutes National Forest, Sisters Ranger District - James Osborne, Deschutes County Sheriff Office, Emergency Services Manager - Nathan Garibay, Jefferson County Sheriff Office, Emergency Services Manager – David, Pond, Oregon Department of Forestry, Area COVID Coordinator - Amber Ziring.

To join the meeting, go to Facebook,

Viewers do not need a Facebook account to view the meeting. The livestream will appear at the top of the Northwest Interagency Incident Management Team 10 Facebook page a few minutes before 6 p.m. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions through Facebook about the Green Ridge Fire.

If you do not have the ability to connect to Facebook, the meeting will be recorded and saved on the team's Facebook page.

For members of the public unable to join the meeting via Facebook, information about the Green Ridge Fire will continue to be posted on fire information boards located in Sisters and the Camp Sherman area.


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