Evacuation Alerts: Westbank First Nation IR#10. Issued by the Central Okanagan Regional District. May 25, 2017

The Central Okanagan Regional District has issued an Evacuation Alert for some waterfront properties in the Westbank First Nation IR#10:

  • Waterfront lots from the W.R. Bennett Bridge north to Old Ferry Wharf Road
  • Several lakefront cabins on Lindley Road

Residents in these affected areas should be prepared to leave their homes on short notice should conditions along the waterfront change.  If they haven’t already, they may also wish to take steps to protect their properties from potential flooding by sandbagging and moving any items from crawlspaces and basements.

For detailed information about these Evacuation Alerts please visit the Regional Emergency Program website map:  www.cordemergency.ca/map.

For more information, visit the Central Okanagan Emergency Operations website, Facebook page or Twitter feed.