The Peachland Maranatha Wildfire is under control and fire officials have deemed the area safe for the public. Effective at 6:30 p.m., the Evacuation Alert has been rescinded for all properties in the Maranatha area of the District of Peachland.
With the flooding threat having passed, the Emergency Operations Centre is no longer operational. Crews are in the final stages of removing the few remaining flood protection measures. Cleanup efforts are expected to be complete by end of day Friday, June 29, 2018.
The Finlay Creek fire is affecting residents in both the Central Okanagan and the South Okanagan.
For more information about how the fire is affecting South OKanagan residents (south of Peachland), visit https://www.rdos.bc.ca.
Wildfire in the Joe Rich area.
Emergeny Support Services Reception centre: Kelowna Salvation Army Church, 1480 Sutherland Avenue (Sutherland and Burtch).
Residents on evacuation order need to report to the Emergency Support Services reception centre to receive assistance.