As of Saturday, September 14, 2013
FEMA briefings set Tuesday
Wasco and Hood River county emergency management organizations will host applicant briefings on FEMA reimbursement for the Government Flats Fire Complex on Tuesday, Sept. 17. Only state, county and local government agencies are eligible.
The complex was declared a FEMA fire at noon Aug. 17, making those agencies engaged in fire response eligible for reimbursement of up to 75 percent of their operational costs.
Meetings will be at:
• 10 a.m., Hood River Fire Department,
• 1:30 p.m., Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue, The Dalles.
Briefings are expected to last an hour.