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April 24 Evacuation ORDER Hawks Creek Horsefly Road Area

Apr 24, 2020

Williams Lake, B.C. – Effective immediately, the Cariboo Regional District has issued an evacuation order for four properties along Hawks Creek due to flooding: 3451, 3453, 3467, 3475 Horsefly Road

Due to immediate danger to life safety due to flooding, members of the RCMP or other groups will be expediting this action. The evacuation route is: Head south on Horsefly Road.

View a map of the affected areas here: https://bit.ly/3aDeWMR


  • You must leave the area immediately.
  • Close all windows and doors.
  • Do not shut off your natural gas.
  • 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 than you have to.
  • Do not use the telephone unless you need emergency service.
  • Register with Emergency Support Services (ESS)



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/emergency.  For more information contact the CRD’s public information line at 1-866-759-4977 (8:30am – 4:30pm daily).


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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