February 04, 2005

Crapo To View Fire Damage In North Idaho

Will also address regional mortgage conference in Sun Valley

Coeur dâ??Alene â?? Idaho Senator Mike Crapoâ??s schedule this week will take him from a fire site in North Idaho to a conference in central Idaho. On Monday, he will tour the site of the Myrtle Creek fire with private company officials and Forest Service personnel. He will also have lunch with USFS staff and discuss forest rehabilitation efforts and collaborative efforts under the recently-enacted Healthy Forest Restoration Act. On Tuesday, Crapo will address the Western Regional Mortgage Lenders Conference in Sun Valley. He will discuss financial and housing issues now before Congress.Times listed in the following schedule are local; the schedule is subject to change.Monday, August 9th 11:20 a.m.-1:00 p.m.Myrtle Creek fire site tourâ??Tour the Myrtle Creek fire site tour with Forest Capital officials and Bonners Ferry Mayor Darrell Kerby. Also have sack lunch for U.S. Forest Service staff.NOTE: Media wishing to accompany the tour need to contact Stefany Bales, (208) 659-0974 prior to the tour for directions and other arrangements.Tuesday, August 10th11:00-11:45 a.m.Sun Valley â?? Speak to the Idaho Mortgage Lenders Association Western Regional Mortgage Lenders Conference. At the Sun Valley Resort.# # #