RDKB Press Release: Evacuation Orders Rescinded Across the Region

RDKB Rescinds Evacuation Alerts across the region

The RDKB regional emergency operations centre (EOC) has rescinded all remaining evacuation alerts across the regional district. This applies to 47 addresses in the Village of Midway and 550 addresses across the rest of the region.

“We are currently seeing river levels drop and the current models show that river levels will continue to drop over the next several days,” said Mark Stephens, RDKB EOC Director. “The RDKB wants to thank residents for their cooperation and assistance during this activation.”

Residents are strongly encouraged to register for the RDKB’s free emergency notification system at https://voyent-alert.com/ca/community/#registration. Those residents in Evacuation Order or Alert areas will receive instant messaging if they are signed up to the system.

For information on emergencies, visit emergency.rdkb.com, as well as the @RDKB_Emergency twitter feed.