Evacuation Alert issued for Old Fort Subdivision by the Peace River Regional District. June 19, 2020.

The Peace River Regional District has issued an Evacuation Alert for properties in the Old Fort Subdivision, south of Fort St. John.

For the complete Evacuation Alert and updates, go to the Peace River Regional District website.

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Evacuation Rescinded: All is currently safe and you can return home.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.