Governor Brown Plans Visit with Garner Complex Officials

The governor's office announced on Wednesday that she would be making a stop in Merlin Thursday morning.

Posted: Jul 25, 2018 2:30 PM

SALEM, Ore. — Governor Kate Brown plans to visit with fire and forestry officials commanding firefighting efforts on the Garner Complex in Merlin on Thursday, according to a statement from the governor's office issued on Wednesday.

The governor will receive a briefing from all of the major agencies involved, including the Oregon Department of Forestry, Incident Command, and "fellow state, federal and local officials" currently leading operations on the Garner Complex burning near Grants Pass.

The meeting takes place Thursday morning at the Bureau of Land Management office in Merlin.

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