EOC Update: News Conference at 12:30 p.m. at 101 Martin St. Penticton

News Release

The Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen and the City of Penticton will host a joint news conference today at 12:30 p.m. to provide an update on the Christie Mountain Wildfire. Karla Kozakevich, Chair of the RDOS, and John Vassilaki, Mayor of the City of Penticton, will each make a statement and will be available for questions. Media are invited to attend the news conference which will take place at the front entrance to the RDOS offices at 101 Martin St, Penticton, BC.

Residents can watch the news conference live through the City of Penticton’s Facebook account (@cityofpenticton). A video recording will be posted to the RDOS and City of Penticton YouTube channels following the news conference.


Philip Cooper
Communication Manager
City of Penticton

Erick Thompson
Communications Coordinator
Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen