Alberta Emergency Alert
Information Alert: May 16, 9:05 pm
May 16, 2016
The Town of Fox Creek activated their EOC (Emergency Operations Center) at 7:30 pm on May 16, 2016.
The Town of Fox Creek has been informed by Alberta Wildfires that there is a potential of a shift in the wind, direction and speed.
If this should happen, a two hour evacuation notice will be issued.
There will be a scheduled update at 10:00 am and 4:00 pm on May 17th on the Town of Fox Creek’s webpage: www.foxcreek.ca, Facebook page and Alberta Emergency Alert.
Related article: Tips to Prepare for Emergencies
Editor’s Note: The EOC was activated as a pre-caution measure and there is a plan in place by the EOC team in the event the wind shifts. It is better to prepared and safe, in case an evacuation order is issued.
Residents will be given notice and direction by the authorities, RCMP, FCFD and Alberta Wildfire.
Common sense tips: fuel your vehicle, gather your important personal belongings, photograph your contents of your home and garage, lock your doors when leaving your home, pray for rain.Print This Post