MEDIA ADVISORY - COG Fire Chiefs Press Conference

The MWCOG Fire Chiefs Committee will hold a press conference this Friday. The Chiefs encourage all member jurisdictions to participate.

When:              Friday, October 30, Assemble 10:00 am, press conference 10:30 am
Where:            MWCOG, 777 North Capitol St. NE, Washington, DC Suite 300
Topic:               Smoke alarms, CO Detectors, EDITH, Cold Weather Safety Tips

Proposed Agenda:
   *   Recent Fairfax and Charles County incidents to emphasize safety points
   *   Smoke Alarms/CO Detectors: CYC-CYB – this weekend
   *   EDITH: Exit Drill in the Home
   *   Halloween Safety
   *   Cold Weather Safety: Space heaters Furnace, Fireplace, Extension cords

Please contact Chief Jason Jenkins ( Mark Brady, PIO ( or Lisa Ragain ( for additional information.

Lisa Ragain
Principal Water Resources Planner

202.962.3357 (O)
503.927.3322 (M)