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    The EOC is Closed

    The EOC has closed for October 17th as of 6:30pm

    We will reopen at 8:30am on October 18th, 2018. You can reach the PRRD 24 Hours a day by calling 250-784-3200. 

    Old Fort Landslide Video Message #11

    CHANGES to Evacuation Orders for the Old Fort Landslide

    EFFECTIVE  October 18, 2018 at 14:00 pm 

    The Evacuation Order for the following properties ONLY, has been RESCINDED.  These properties are all clear and residents may return home.   

    • 6867 Old Fort Road
    • 6786 265 Road
    • The Islands in the Peace River with the exception of the area indicated on the map attached to this Evacuation Order Rescind

    EFFECTIVE  October 18, 2018 at 14:00 pm 

    The Evacuation Order for the following properties ONLY, has been DOWNGRADED to an Evacuation Alert

    • 7711 Old Fort Road
    • 7583 Old Fort Road
    • 7587 Old Fort Road

    PLEASE NOTE: All other properties in the indicated areas remain on Evacuation Alert or Order as indicated on the map attached.

     

    Click here to see the Evacuation Order Modification

    Click here to see the Map

     

    Public inquiries, please call 250-784-3200.

    Media Inquiries, please call Kristen Danczak, Information Officer at 250-784-3200

    Location Change – Oct 25 Board Meeting

    Please be advised that the October 25, 2018 Regional Board meeting has been moved from the Regional District Office Boardroom in Dawson Creek to the:

                    Calvin Kruk Centre for the Arts
                    10401 – 10th Street
                    Dawson Creek, BC

    People in the Peace: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

    People in the Peace: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

    • 200 volunteers have come forward with offers of services to the residents of Old Fort, with services including help with labour and moving, laundry services, transportation, housing and much more.
    • One volunteer put their animal husbandry skills to use for the community, helping residents safely assist fifteen animals to be moved out of the community
    • Coffee and coffee pots were donated to the Resiliency Centre for Old Fort Residents can enjoy a hot cup of coffee during their visits.
    • Volunteers who would like to offer services to the Old fort community please contact the PRRD EOC by phoning 250-784-3200.

     

    "Just want to say we had an awesome experience in and out today. Everyone from R and R rentals were super helpful and amazing. Great bunch of guys. I can't thank them enough. It feels really good to have a few more items from home"

    - Elaine Smith

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