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Evacuation Order Rescinded for Puntzi Lake Area Area remains under Evacuation Alert Puntzi Lake, B.C. – Effective immediately, residents from the Puntzi Lake area that were under Evacuation Order can return to their homes. This area will now be under an Evacuation Alert until further notice. See the attached map for the specific areas.
Effective immediately, residents south of Puntzi Creek who were previously on Evacuation Order, are now on Evacuation Alert. Approximately two properties are affected by this change. See the attached map for the specific areas.
Friday, July 17, 2015 EOC – Likely Debris Flow – 15-02 Update on the Likely Debris Flow Likely, B.C. – The debris flow that occurred yesterday over Keithley Creek Road at Cariboo Lake near the town of Likely, BC, was the result of water being released from a lake above the debris site. The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure expects to have the road open to single lane traffic this evening.
The Cariboo Regional District has just learned of a debris flow in Likely on the Keithley Road at Cariboo Lake. The flow is approximately six to 10 feet deep and 100 metres in length.
Interior Health Updates Training & Recruitment of Health Care Professionals Dunrovin Lodge Energy Conservation Measures Long-term Plans for Roads Support for Spinal Cord Research Funding Accessibility Analysis for Cariboo Memorial Complex Community Works Funds Allocated NDIT Projects Receive Support from CRD UBCM Resolutions Discontinuation of Budget Consultation Open House Sessions Thank you to the City of Williams Lake
Puntzi Lake, B.C. – Effective Monday, July 13 at 1 p.m., residents on the southern shores of Puntzi Lake, including the Kokanee Bay Resort and all properties south, will be allowed to return to their properties. This area will remain on Evacuation Alert. Coordinates of the new Evacuation Alert and Evacuation Order areas are included on the attached map.
Puntzi Lake, B.C. – The Cariboo Regional District has made some minor amendments to Evacuation Order and Alert announced today as a result of the aggressive fire activity on the Puntzi Lake fire.
Puntzi Lake, B.C. – As a result of the aggressive fire activity, the Evacuation Order and the Evacuation Alert areas of the Puntzi Lake Fire have been expanded.
Puntzi Lake, B.C. – The Cariboo Regional District (CRD) has confirmed that to date; one resort, two permanent homes, one seasonal home and multiple outbuildings on a total of four properties have been confirmed lost as a result of the Puntzi Lake fire. All affected property owners have been notified.
WILLIAMS LAKE – The current spell of hot, dry weather has resulted in increased fire danger ratings throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre. The majority of the Cariboo Fire Centre is currently or soon expected to be rated “extreme”. With these conditions in mind, this is a good time to think about being prepared in case of an emergency. Residents of the Cariboo Regional District, including residents of 100 Mile House, Williams Lake, Quesnel and Wells, can sign up for the Cariboo-Chilcotin Emergency Notification System to receive alerts about emergencies and other important community news.
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