WHAT: Governor Gary R. Herbert, the State Fire Marshall, the Utah Retail and Merchants Association, and city mayors and officials will address the public and media regarding firework restrictions in areas with dry conditions.
WHO: Governor Gary R. Herbert
Brent Halladay, State Fire Marshall
Dave Davis, President of Utah Retail and Merchants Association
Carlton Christensen, Vice President and incoming Utah League of Cities and Towns President, Salt Lake City Council member
(Additional 30-plus city mayors and representatives)
VISUALS: Backdrop of the dry gully and hillside covered with yellow grass and trees, deemed as hazardous environmental conditions and under restriction for any firework use by Salt Lake City.
WHEN: TODAY, June 28 at 1:30 p.m.
WHERE: Utah State Capitol, on east side of Capitol grounds just off the road.
Park on East Capitol Blvd (not directly behind the podium).