Pursuant to Section 12 (1) of the BC Emergency Program Act, an Evacuation Order has been issued by Chair Ken Gillis from the Thompson-Nicola Regional District at the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) in Kamloops.
A wildfire event located in the vicinity of Gustafsen Lake and Neilson Lake is posing a threat to properties and safety in Electoral Area “E” (Bonaparte Plateau).
Because of the potential danger to life and safety, the Thompson-Nicola Regional District has issued an evacuation order for any properties:
- in the vicinity of Gustafsen Lake;
- in the vicinity of Neilson Lake; and
- any other properties located within the area noted on the attached map.
If you are in the described area, you must leave immediately.