The Village of Lumby is still under State of Emergency
An Evacuation Order remains in place for residents at 1879 Faulkner Avenue, Units 1 – 10, residents at 2156 Bessette Street, Units 1 – 12, 1886 Shuswap Avenue and 1746 Vernon Street.
An Evacuation Alert remains in place for residents on Faulkner Avenue and Bessette Street not affected by the order, residents on Heighway Crescent, Quesnel Road, Vale Avenue, and Maple Street between Quesnel Road and Shields Avenue as well as residents at the Saddle Mountain Residential Complex.
Residents in these areas should be prepared to leave their homes on short notice should conditions along Duteau Creek, Bessette Creek or Harris Creek worsen. They may also wish to take steps to protect their properties from potential flooding.
An Emergency Support Services reception centre has been set up at the White Valley Community Centre located at 2250 Shields Avenue to provide information and services to those affected by the evacuation orders and alerts. Citizens on Evacuation Order are asked to please register at the centre.