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Brenda Creek wildfire Evacuation Alert continues News Release 5
July 16, 2021
News Release No. 5 Central Okanagan, B.C. – The BC Wildfire Service reports no significant growth in the 400 hectare Brenda Creek wildfire, south of the Okanagan Connector Highway 97-C and northwest of Peachland. It has firefighters on the ground, heavy equipment and three helicopters working on...
Evacuation Alert continues for Brenda Creek wildfire News Release 4
July 15, 2021
News Release No. 4 Central Okanagan, B.C. – The Evacuation Alert remains in place until further notice for properties within a portion of the Central Okanagan West Electoral Area of the Regional District of Central Okanagan due to the Brenda Creek wildfire. A map showing the area affected by the...
Evacuation Order remains in place for crane collapse incident area
July 15, 2021
News Release No. 4, Kelowna, B.C. – Outside experts are being brought in to continue the meticulous work on the disassembly and removal of the collapsed crane in downtown Kelowna. While this work progresses, the Evacuation Order will remain in effect for the affected area. The Evacuation Order...
Expanded Evacuation Alert for Brenda Creek wildfire News Release 3
July 15, 2021
News Release No. 3 Central Okanagan, B.C. – In light of current fire activity, BC Wildfire has considerably expanded the Brenda Creek wildfire Evacuation Alert within the Central Okanagan West Electoral Area of the Regional District of Central Okanagan. A map showing the new boundary of the...
Evacuation Alert for Brenda Creek wildfire News Release 2
July 15, 2021
News Release No. 2 Central Okanagan, B.C. – An Evacuation Alert remains in effect for a portion of the Central Okanagan West Electoral Area in the Regional District of Central Okanagan due to the Brenda Creek wildfire. This area is south of Highway 97-C (Okanagan Connector) and northwest of...