Evacuation Alert: 44 properties near Beaverdell. Issued by Regional District of Kootenay Boundary. Aug. 18, 2020 5:00pm

An Evacuation Alert has been issued for 44 properties near Beaverdell due to the wildfire on Solomon Mountain. The Evacuation Alert has been issued by the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB).

Please visit the RDKB website for maps and a list of affected addresses.

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Stages of Evacuation

Evacuation Order: You are at risk. Leave the area immediately. You are encouraged to register all family members at the nearest reception centre so emergency responders know you are safe.

Evacuation Alert: Be ready to leave on short notice. This is the time to gather your grab-and-go bags and ensure your vehicle has fuel. If you leave before or during this alert, it’s called a voluntary evacuation.

Evacuation Rescinded: All is currently safe and you can return home. Stay tuned for other possible evacuation alerts or orders.

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