An Evacuation Alerts have been issued by Peace River Regional District at the Emergency Operations Centre because of the potential danger to life and health.
The alert is for the following areas of Electoral Area E:
- 13656 Hwy 97 South
- 13646 Hwy 97 South
- 13634 Hwy 97 South
- 13628 Hwy 97 South
- 13610 Hwy 97 South
- 13598 Hwy 97 South
- 13590 Hwy 97 South
- 12623 Hwy 97 South
- District Lot 1837
- 12031 Willow Creek Forest Service Road
- 11657 Willow Creek Forest Service Road
- 11513 Hwy 97 South
- 11494 Hwy 97 South
- 11430 Hwy 97 South
- 11367 Hwy 97 South
- 11289 Hwy 97 South
- 11268 Hwy 97 South
- 11268 Lot A,B,C,D,E,F,G,J,K,L,M,N,P and Q Hwy 97 South.
Locate all family members and designate a meeting area outside the evacuation area, should an Evacuation Order be called while separated. - Pack essential items such as government-issued ID, medications, eyeglasses, valuable papers(e.g. insurance, credit, and mortgage information), immediate care needs for dependents, cell phone & charger and, if time and space permits, keepsakes for quick departure.
Prepare to move disabled persons, children and/or neighbours, if assistance is needed. Prepare to take pets with you including pet care items (leash, carrier, food) and move livestock to a safe area (if possible). Arrange transportation for all your household members. Fill the gas tanks of personal vehicles. - Arrange accommodation for all members of the residence, if possible. - Wait for an Evacuation Order to be issued before evacuating.
For more information contact the Peace River Regional District at 1-800-670-7773 or 250-784-3200.