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Evacuation Order issued for Northern Rockies Regional Municipality and Fort Nelson First Nation

Updated on

May 13, 2024
8:30 am

Current situation

The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality and the Fort Nelson First Nation have issued an Evacuation Order for the area encompassing a section of Highway 77 to the east past Kotcho Lake. The impacted area includes 292 subdivision and all properties south to the North River Midstream gas plant. Impacted residents must leave now.

Evacuees can register at the North Peace Arena at 9805 96 Ave, Fort St. John.

Understanding emergency events

Evacuation stages

Evacuation Alert

Be ready to leave on short notice.

Evacuation Order

You are at risk. Leave the area immediately.

Evacuation Rescind

All is currently safe and you can return home.