Evacuation Order Reduced in Slocan Valley
June 2, 2017
After extensive consultation with flood assessors and other pertinent government agencies, the Regional District of Central Kootenay is reducing the Evacuation Order for some properties in the Slocan Valley to an Evacuation Alert. This is due to continuous water level monitoring and infrastructure improvements to ensure public safety. Residents in an Evacuation Alert area should be prepared to evacuate if necessary.
The properties that remain on Evacuation Order are:
- 3946 Woykin Road
- 6315 Picard Rd
- 6316 Picard Rd
- 6268 Picard Rd
The properties that are on Evacuation Alert are:
- All Properties on Slocan Valley West Road
- 4058 Indian Pt Road
- 3946 Indian Pt Road
- 3922 Indian Pt Road
- 4065 Indian Pt Road
- 4023 Indian Pt Road
- 3945 Indian Pt Road
- 3875 Indian Pt Road
- 3890 Indian Pt Road
- 3860 Indian Pt Road
- 3771 Arrow Road
- 3750 Little Slocan S Road
- 4010 Passmore Lower Road
- 4003 Passmore Lower Road
- 3970 Indian Pt Road
- 4026 Indian Pt Road
- 3801 Arrow Road
- 3305 Koch Siding
For residents under the Evacuation Order requiring Emergency Social Services, they can contact 250-352-7701 for assistance.
For information on how to prepare for an evacuation, please visit: http://www.rdck.ca/EN/main/services/emergency-management/emergency-preparedness.html
Residents are advised to stay away from riverbanks and fast flowing water.
The RDCK will keep the public updated as more information becomes available.
To report flooding or landslide, residents can call the 24/7 Provincial Emergency Reporting Number at 1-800-663-3456.
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY – DIAL 911
For further information, please visit:
Emergency Management info:http://www.rdck.ca/EN/main/services/emergency-management.html
RDCK Facebook page athttps://www.facebook.com/rdcentralkootenay/
Contact: EOC Information Officer
The content on this page was last updated June 2 2017 at 4:53 PM