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Evacuation alert lifted for small area west of Tatla Lake

Sep 6, 2017

Williams Lake, B.C.– Effective immediately, the Cariboo Regional District has lifted an eastern portion of the Kleena Kleene evacuation alert issued Sept. 5 to all clear. As a result, the Tatla Lake School is now able to open for students.

See a map of the new all clear area here: http://bit.ly/2xbTAa1

An evacuation alert remains for the Kleena Kleene area. See a map of the adjusted alert area here: http://bit.ly/2vN5sPJ

An evacuation alert or order may need to be re-issued as wildfire activity continues in the area, air quality remains poor and additional areas within the CRD remain on evacuation alert or order.

To ensure public safety, stay out of fire affected areas and obey all warning and hazard signs. Interfering in an active fire area will result in crews ceasing ground and air operations potentially endangering nearby properties.

If you have any questions for Emergency Support Services (ESS) please call 587-645-5185.

For Cariboo Regional District information, please visit cariboord.ca or facebook.com/CRDEmergencyOperations or @CaribooRD or call the CRD’s public information line at 1-866-759-4977. View the CRD’s searchable online map for current alerts or order here: https://arcg.is/0zvWOq.

For School District 27 information, please visit www.sd27.bc.ca.

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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