RESCINDED: Evacuation Alert for some areas East of the Fraser River. Rescinded by the Cariboo Regional District, Xatśūll – Cmetēm First Nations, Williams Lake Indian Band, & Esdilagh First Nation. Aug 19, 2017



The Cariboo Regional District, Xatśūll – Cmetēm First Nations, Williams Lake Indian Band, and Esdilagh First Nation have rescinded Evacuation Alerts for many communities on the east side of the Fraser River. These communities are now open for regular business, vulnerable populations can return to the community and economic activity can fully resume now that the alerts have been lifted.

Evacuation alerts are rescinded for the following areas:

  • Some CRD areas east of the Fraser River;
  • WLIB areas including: Williams Lake 1 (Sugar Cane), Carpenter Mountain 15, Tillion 4, Chimney Creek 5, San Jose 6, Asahal Lake 2 and Five Mile 3;
  • Xatśūll – Cmetēm areas including: Soda Creek IR #1 and IR #2 (Deep Creek); and
  • Esdilagh areas including:  Alexandria 1, Alexandria 1A, Hay Ranch 2 and Alexandria 12.

See an overview map at http://bit.ly/2x0wHmP.