Murkowski to Hold Break-Up Forecast Roundtable
Senator Assembling Authorities to Evaluate Statewide Flood Potential,
Event to Be Webcast Live Across Alaska
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Lisa Murkowski will be holding a roundtable discussion with state and federal authorities TOMORROW, Thursday, April 5th in Anchorage – that will be livestreamed to all Alaskan communities – on the upcoming spring thaw and potential flood risks in Alaska.
What: Breakup Forecast Roundtable
When: Thursday, April 5th, 10:00am-11:00
Where: UAA Campus, Gorsuch Commons (3700 Sharon Gagnon Lane), Room 107
Who: Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), and
· Robert Forgit, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) AK Area Manager
· Scott Lindsey, NOAA Service Coordination Hydrologist
· Mike O’Hare, Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
Parking: Available in the Willow Visitor Parking Lot, located off of Elmore. The Commons Building is off of Elmore, between Providence Dr. and Tudor Rd. Parking fees only in the Willow lot will be waived for the meeting.