Williams Lake, B.C. – Effective immediately, two evacuation alerts for four (4) properties in the Knickerbocker – Wells Road area of Quesnel, issued by the Cariboo Regional District, are being lifted:
An evacuation order remains on one property in the area. See map of the lift areas: bit.ly/EALKnickerbockerFraser
An Evacuation Alert or Order may need to be reissued: however, if that is deemed necessary the process will re-commence. Residents returning home, are encouraged to consider that there is still high water and flooding in the area, to use caution and remain prepared:
Contact the CRD’s EOC if you have concerns about flooding in your area or need sand or sandbags. It is the homeowner's responsibility to undertake temporary and permanent flood protection works to protect their home and property.
Residents are encouraged to register for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System to receive a text, call or email regarding evacuation alerts and orders: member.everbridge.net/index/453003085612292#/signup
For Cariboo Regional District information, please visit cariboord.ca 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
Page last modified: October 30, 2018 09:50:58 PDT