Williams Lake, B.C. – Effective immediately, the Cariboo Regional District has issued an evacuation order for areas North of McCauley Lake to Gavin Lake Area. This order replaces the North of McCauley Lake order issued August 8, 2017.
Due to immediate danger, members of the RCMP or other groups will be expediting this action. The evacuation route is Beaver Valley Road and Gavin Lake Road West to Likely Road then to Williams Lake.
View a map of the affected areas here: http://bit.ly/2wToOhY
Residents should register at Emergency Support Services (ESS) in Williams Lake at Boitanio Mall between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm. Those requiring group lodging will be required to continue on to the ESS Reception Centre in Prince George at the Civic Centre at 808 Canada Games Way
WHAT YOU SHOULD DO:
YOU MUST LEAVE THE AREA IMMEDIATELY.
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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