Evacuation Alert: Poplar Creek Area. Issued by the Regional District of Central Kootenay. July 30, 2017

The Regional District of Central Kootenay has issued an Evacuation Alert for the Poplar Creek Area, specifically the area between Rusty Creek and Cascade Creek along Highway 31. This Alert is the result of the Rapid Creek Fire which is displaying increased activity due to northwest winds.

For more information, see the Poplar Creek Area Evacuation Alert Map (PDF).

Residents and visitors within the area should be prepared to leave at a moment’s notice. For more information visit the Central Kootenay Regional District website or Facebook page.