Number of Evacuees Continues to Climb
Prince George, B.C. – There are now over 6,000 evacuees in Prince George.
They’ve arrived in the northern capital fleeing wildfires in the Cariboo.
The City of Prince George says of the 6,029 evacuees – over 1,200 of them are children.
Included in this number:
- 506 are in group lodging
- 635 are in RV parking
- 3,075 have found alternative accommodation
- 565 have found commercial lodging
Thus far, the City has distributed about $458,000 in grocery vouchers.