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Lucas Lake evacuation order expanded

The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako has expanded its evacuation order for the Lucas Lake area 75 kilometres south of Fraser Lake. This expansion broadens the evacuation order area issued on July 12 and is for the following area:

All properties and lands south of the existing order area to the shores of the Nechako Reservoir,
excluding all IRs, as shown on the attached map.


Persons who disregard this Evacuation Order and remain in the Evacuation Order area do so at
their own risk. The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako may be unable to assist anyone who
remains in the Evacuation Order area.
➢ If you need transportation assistance from the area, please advise the individual providing this notice
or call the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako at 250-692-1553.
➢ Close all windows and doors.
➢ Shut off all gas and electrical appliances, other than refrigerators and freezers.
➢ Close gates (latch) but do not lock.
➢ Gather your family: take a neighbour or someone who needs help.
➢ Take critical items (medicine, purse, wallet, and keys) only if they are immediately available. Take pets
in pet kennels or on a leash.
➢ Do not use more vehicles than you must.
➢ If you require assistance for livestock, please call the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako at
➢ Emergency Support Services can provide assistance for food, accommodation (hotel or staying with
friends and family), clothing, emotional support, and family reunification.
➢ Contact the RDBN Emergency Operations Centre at 250-692-1553.
Please sign up for Bulkley Nechako Emergency & Public Alerts at:

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