Six homes remain on Evacuation Alert near Zwicky Road Landslide

Nelson Daily Staff
By Nelson Daily Staff
April 30th, 2017

In a media release Friday, the Regional District of Central Kootenay has rescinding the Evacuation Order for six homes below the Zwicky Road Landslide.

However, the RDCK said the six homes will remain on Evacuation Alert.

“The Evacuation Alert on the surrounding 41 homes has been rescinded,” the release said. “Residents are asked to stay alert for signs of slides.

The RDCK Emergency Operations Centre has made more information regarding the debris flow brochure available on the website.

In case of an emergency or if anyone witnesses any debris indicators or hazards, call the 24-hour provincial Emergency Coordination Centre toll-free number at 1-800-663-3456.

The RDCK is hosting a public meeting Monday, May 1 in Kaslo at 6 p.m. to provide an update to residents. The meeting with be held at the Kaslo Royal Canadian Legion Hall, located at 403 5th Street in Kaslo.

For further information, please visit:

Emergency Management info

RDCK Facebook page

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