County Executive and Fire Chief Comment on One of the Busiest Days in PGFD History

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930

On Sunday, February 20, 2011, Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker and Fire Chief Marc Bashoor provided comments concerning the wind driven incidents from the day before.  Saturday, February 19, 2011, is being called one of the busiest days in the departments history.

At the conclusion of the 1:00 pm media briefing the County Executive thanked some of the firefighters that had worked at the Van Dusen fire and then lead a contingent of public safety officials and media on a tour of damaged areas.