Okanagan Centre Fire Evacuation Alert Lifted - News Release #14

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 2:44pm

The Okanagan Centre Fire Evacuation Alert has been rescinded for 58 properties on Nighthawk, Long and Tyndall Roads.

To ensure public safety, stay out of fire-affected areas and obey all warning and hazard signs. Parks, trails and public and private lands in the area of the fire remain closed, including Jack Seaton Park and trails.

Residents can go to www.cordemergency.ca/resources for more information on what to do when returning home after a forest fire. 

As the fire is 100 per contained and no further residents remain on evacuation order or alert, the Emergency Operation Centre is standing down for this event.

For up to date emergency information in the Central Okanagan, visit www.cordemergency.ca and sign up for e-updates.