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October 27, 2017 4:07 pm

CRD Issues Another Evacuation Order

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 @ 6:01 PM

Williams Lake, B.C. – Effective immediately, the Cariboo Regional District has issued an evacuation order for an area north of McCauley Lake, which is about 40 kilometres northeast of Williams Lake. This evacuation order is being issued due to the UBC Research Forest wildfire

Due to immediate danger, members of the RCMP or other groups will be expediting this action. The evacuation route is Beaver Valley Road East to Horsefly or West to Likely Road then to Williams Lake.

Register at the ESS table in the Resiliency Centre in Williams Lake at Boitanio Mall (850 Oliver Street) between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Those requiring group lodging will be required to continue on to the ESS Reception Centre in Prince George. Please note, the Prince George ESS Reception Centre currently located at the College of New Caledonia (3330 22 Ave) is moving to the Prince George Civic Centre (808 Canada Games Way) as of Wed., Aug. 9, 2017.


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