The Oregon State Fair and Exposition Center recently served as an evacuation center for those escaping area fires and was very proud to serve our community this way. To learn more about our efforts, please review media coverage.
Oregon Fairs Association: Governor Kate Brown thanks Oregon fairs
Travel Salem, 9-18-20: Leveling Up Newsletter - How Different Sectors Have Responded
Statesman Journal, 9-12-20: Mid-Valley animal rescue organizations offer, seek help during Oregon wildfires
Oregon Live, 9-10-20: Oregon wildfires put state on ‘high alert,’ as 48 blazes burn, at least 2 people die
Salem Reporter, 9-9-20: PHOTOS: Goats, rabbits and horses fleeing fire find shelter at Oregon State Fairgrounds
NBC National, 9-8-20: Klamath National Forest fire threatening homes near California-Oregon border
KATU, 9-8-20: Hundreds evacuate to Oregon State Fairgrounds shelter