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Tuesday, 9 March 2021

Oregon wildfire recovery committee holds virtual public hearing for wildfire survivors

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Oregon wildfire recovery committee holds virtual public hearing for wildfire survivors
Oregon wildfire recovery committee holds virtual public hearing for wildfire survivors

Oregon wildfire recovery committee holds virtual public hearing for wildfire survivors

Festival is preparing frely on .

And i'm brian morton.

The hearing is hosted by the oregon legislature special committee on wildfire recovery.

Last september's fires destroyed more than 4-thousand homes across the state.

Officials say tonight's goal is to figure out where their efforts should be focused on during the legislative session.

"legislators need to hear the stories.

We need to know what, how people suffered.

Um, we need to witness that.

We need to understand the barriers that they're dealing with.

Now we need to understand and hear from them.

What they need as the community starts to rebuild.

So all of this will go into our considerations and our work in the next few months.

So getting a really good understanding of what's happening on the ground critical."

The virtual public hearing starts at 5:30 p.m.

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