Williams Lake, B.C. – Effective immediately, the Cariboo Regional District has downgraded the evacuation order issued April 26, 2020 for one property on Forglen Road, to an evacuation alert, which means residents are allowed to return to the area. Before deciding to return, residents are advised there is still high water and flooding in the area and that they remain on evacuation alert.
See a map of the affected areas: https://bit.ly/ForglenRdDG
Remaining On Evacuation Alert
Since the area remains on evacuation alert, residents should remain prepared for an evacuation:
Residents throughout the Cariboo Regional District are reminded to use caution as banks of rivers, streams or washout areas may be unstable and dangerous. Please stay away from fast flowing water, as well as road washouts.
Contact the CRD’s EOC if you have concerns about flooding in your area, need sand and/or sandbags. It is the homeowner's responsibility to undertake temporary and permanent flood protection to protect their home and property.
For Cariboo Regional District information, please visit cariboord.ca/EOC or facebook.com/CRDEmergencyOperations or @CaribooRD or call the CRD’s emergency information line at 1-866-759-4977 (8:30am – 4:30pm daily).
Cariboo Regional District Emergency Operations Centre
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