Courtesy of the Cariboo Regional District:
The Cariboo Regional District (CRD) has expanded the Evacuation Order for the Gustafson North FSR fire to include approximately 28 more properties in the Tatton Station Road area. RCMP have gone door to door to contact the people being evacuated.
Earlier today, the CRD placed 5 residences in the Tatton Station Road area under an Evacuation Order. This Evacuation Order remains in place, and approximately 33 properties are within the new boundary.
An Emergency Social Services Reception Centre has been established at the Curling Rink on Airport Road in 100 Mile House. The CRD’s EOC Public Information line is 250-398-5117.
Residents are reminded to register for the Cariboo Chilcotin Emergency Notification System by visiting the Cariboo Regional District at cariboord.ca. For up to date fire information, please follow the Cariboo Fire Centre on Facebook at www.facebook.com/BCForestFireInfo or call 1-888-336-7378. For more information regarding evacuations, please visit the CRD’s website at cariboord.ca, or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/CRDEmergencyOperations or on Twitter @CaribooRD