East of the Titetown area to the CRD Westerly Boundary Evacuation Order

Updated: Friday, August 11, 2017 @ 3:42 pm

Category: Evacuation Orders

CRD Evacuation Order
East of the Titetown Area to CRD Westerly

EVACUATION ORDER ISSUED
Friday, August 11, 2017 at 3:15 pm


Pursuant to the BC Emergency Program Act, an Evacuation Order has been issued by the Cariboo Regional District. This order is replacing Parts of the South and West of Quesnel to Tatelkuz Lake #2 Alert issued on August 2, 2017.

Due to immediate danger to life safety due to fire, members of the RCMP or other groups will be expediting this action.

The Evacuation Order is in effect for the following area:

    See attached map http://bit.ly/2vX4f7R

The evacuation routes are:

North of Anahim Lake area: Dean River Road to Highway 20 to Williams Lake

Titetown Area: Batnuni Road to Blackwater Road to either Quesnel or Prince George

WHAT YOU SHOULD DO:

  • You must leave the area immediately
  • If you have accommodations arranged, register at ESS in Williams Lake at Boitanio Mall or Quesnel at 500 North Star Road between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. If you require group lodging, register at the ESS Reception Centre in Prince George at the Civic Centre at 808 Canada Games Way.
  • Close all windows and doors
  • Shut off all gas and electrical appliances, other than refrigerators and freezers
  • Close gates (latch) but do not lock
  • Gather your family: take a neighbour or someone who needs help
  • Take critical items (medicine, purse, wallet, and Keys) only if they are immediately available. Take pets in pet kennels or on leash.
  • Do not use more vehicles than you have to.
  • Do not use the telephone unless you need emergency service.


YOU MUST LEAVE THE AREA IMMEDIATELY

For more information contact: 1-866-759-4977

 

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