Feds to send nearly $200 million to help communities prepare for wildfires

Oregon will receive $23.5 million, including one of the biggest grants

By: - March 22, 2023 12:11 pm
Road closed due to wildfire

Wildfires in September 2020 burned a large swatch of the Oregon Cascades. (Courtesy Oregon State University)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.