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Evacuation order issued for east of Titetown to the CRD western border

Aug 11, 2017

Williams Lake, B.C. – Effective immediately, the Cariboo Regional District has issued an evacuation order for areas east of the Titetown area to the CRD’s western border.

Due to immediate danger, members of the RCMP or other groups will be expediting this action. The evacuation route is:

  • 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 View a map of the affected areas here: http://bit.ly/2vX4f7R

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.


  • You must leave the area immediately.
  • 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 then you have to.
    • Do not use the telephone unless you need emergency service.


Further information will be issued as it becomes available. Please visit the CRD Emergency Operations Facebook page at facebook.com/CRDEmergencyOperations as well as the CRD website at cariboord.ca.  For more

information contact the CRD’s public information line at 1-866-759-4977.

Residents are strongly encouraged to register for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System to receive a text, call or email regarding Evacuation Alerts and Orders: https://member.everbridge.net/index/453003085612292#/signup




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