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Guide to Re-Entry After an Interface Fire

ORDER CANCELLED - Declaration of State of Local Emergency
Pulvis Lake August 9, 2018

Declaration of State of Local Emergency


Date: August 9, 2018

WHEREAS wildfire in Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako;

AND WHEREAS prompt coordination of action or special regulation of persons or property to protect the health, safety or welfare of people or to limit damage to property has now expanded beyond the specified area within Electoral Area “C” (Fort St. James Rural) due to wildfire;

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IT IS HEREBY ORDERED pursuant to Section 14 (2) (ii) of the Emergency Program Act (RS, 1996, Chap 111) that a state of local emergency limited only to Electoral Area “C” (Fraser Lake Rural) for the specific area: Purvis Lake to Tchentlo Lake and the Tchentlo Forest Service Road (FSR), south of Nation Lakes Park to the intersection of the Leo Creek FSR and the Driftwood FSR.  This order does not include the Driftwood Forest Service Road (FSR) no longer exists and is therefore cancelled effective this date at August 9, 2018 at 1200 hrs.  This cancellation has been replaced by the Declaration for State of Local Emergency for all of Electoral Area “C” (Fort St James Rural) dated August 9, 2018 at 1200 hrs.


Bill Miller

Chair, Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako