Evacuation alert lifted for areas surrounding 100 Mile House

By Vanessa Ybarra
July 29, 2017 - 12:18pm

100 MILE HOUSE, B.C. — A sigh of relief for those living in 100 Mile House and surrounding areas.

The Cariboo Regional District and District of 100 Mile House have lifted the evacuation alerts for the following communities:

  • The District of 100 Mile House
  • Forest Grove and 100 Mile Fringe North
  • 100 Mile Southwest Davis Rd Area
  • Southeast Canim Lake, South Mahood Lake, Electoral Area L and  part of Electoral Area G
  • North end of Lac La Hache to 100 Mile House Boundary
  • Northwest of 100 Mile House

The announcment was made just after noon on Saturday.

The Cariboo Regional District is reminding residents an evacuation alert or order may need to be reissued if wildfire activity flares up in the area.

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