Wood County officials to receive check from Governor's office for reimbursement of fire expenses

CHARLESTON, WV – Officials from Wood County will be in the Governor’s Reception Room on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at 2 p.m. to receive a $1.4 million check for reimbursement of expenses the county incurred in October during a massive warehouse fire in Parkersburg.

The money is being provided from the Governor’s Contingency Fund while the state pursues reimbursement from the property owner and its insurance company.

WHO: Mike Hall, Chief of Staff for Governor Jim Justice, DMAPS Secretary Jeff Sandy, Wood County officials and other elected representatives.

WHERE: Governor’s Reception Room, West Wing, State Capitol

WHEN: Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, 2 P.M.

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