1Evacuation alert for Fraser River West to Michelle Bazaeko FSR Area | Evacuation alert reduced for Fraser River West to Michelle Bazaeko FSR Area Read More


2Evacuation order downgraded to alert for Lang Lake and Murphy Lake area | Evacuation order downgraded to alert for Lang Lake and Murphy Lake area Read More


3Evacuation Alert for Dean River North Area | Evacuation Alert for Dean River North Area Read More


4Evacuation Alert 2 for Narcosli Creek Area | Evacuation Alert 2 for Narcosli Creek Area Read More


5Evacuation Alert Intersection of Upper Dog Creek Road and Gustafson Dog Creek FSR Area | Evacuation Alert Intersection of Upper Dog Creek Road and Gustafson Dog Creek FSR Area Read More


6Evacuation Alert for Mayfield Lake Area north to Buckley Drive west to Fraser River | Evacuation Alert for Mayfield Lake Area north to Buckley Drive west to Fraser River Read More


7Evacuation alert issued for Hawkins Lake and Eagle Creek Area | Evacuation alert issued for Hawkins Lake and Eagle Creek Area Read More


Go to Emergency Operations Centre page for all notices

Evacuation order issued for South West Narcosli Creek Area | Evacuation order issued for south west Narcosli Creek Area Read More


Evacuation order expanded for north western CRD Boundary to west of Nazko | Evacuation order expanded for north western CRD Boundary to west of Nazko Read More


Evacuation Order issued for Tatelkuz Lake area | Evacuation Order Read More


Go to Emergency Operations Centre page for all notices

What's New

EOC Update - May 7, 2018

May 7, 2018

Nazko Evacuation

The evacuation order for the Nazko Valley remains in place. However, with the risk of flooding decreasing in the area, so CRD is currently working through the re-entry process.

Before the evacuation order can be lifted, the CRD follows a re-entry process to make sure the area is safe for people to return. The following must be considered:

  • Reduced flooding danger
  • Damage assessments
  • Roads safe
  • Emergency services available
  • Public utilities established, if applicable
  • Re-entry support services established

We are also working to coordinate a public meeting so that residents can get information directly from support agencies when they return home.

The CRD’s two evacuation orders for the Nazko area impact about 120 properties:

The Quesnel Emergency Support Services (ESS) reception centre, located in the Quesnel Recreation Centre at 500 North Star Road, remains open daily from 10am-4pm.

Disaster Financial Assistance

Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) is available for Cariboo Regional District residents impacted by the recent flooding. Home owners, residential tenants, small business owners, farmers, charitable organizations and local government bodies who were unable to obtain insurance to cover disaster-related losses are eligible. Applications for DFA must be submitted by Aug. 1, 2018.

Flooding Resources

The CRD’s EOC is providing sandbags to residents as needed. It is the homeowner's responsibility to undertake temporary and permanent flood protection works to protect their home and property. If you need sandbags, contact the EOC. Learn more about proper sandbagging techniques: bit.ly/2FldNd1

Residents are strongly encouraged to register for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System to receive a text, call or email regarding Evacuation Alerts and Orders or other emergency updates: member.everbridge.net/index/453003085612292#/signup

For more information:

Media Contact:

Emily Epp, Public Information Officer
Cariboo Regional District Emergency Operations Centre
250-302-9003
eoccommunications@cariboord.ca

Page last modified: October 29, 2014 13:53:25 PDT