Evacuation Order Rescinded - Sunnybrae Canoe Point Road

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

3:00 PM

The Evacuation Order issued by the Columbia Shuswap Regional District on Friday, April 7, 2017 has been rescinded for the properties located at 4467 and 4473 Sunnybrae Canoe Point Road. 

The residents of 4467 and 4473 Sunnybrae Canoe Point Road are now permitted to return to their property, but will remain on Evacuation Alert and must be prepared to evacuate on short notice should weather conditions deteriorate or site conditions warrant re-evacuation. 

 Occupants (owners, tenants and visitors) should immediately leave their properties if the following conditions are observed:

  • Perceived increase or a sudden, drastic reduction in stream flow;
  • Visible increase and sustained turbidity in the stream;
  • Audible noises that indicate earth movement, rolling rocks, channel material mobilization, or tree roots cracking;
  • Any other unusual earth movement or stream channel migration

For clarity, four properties located at 4459, 4467, 4473 and 4487 Sunnybrae Canoe Point Road remain under an Evacuation Alert.

Please see the attached map of the Evacuation Alert Area.  For further information, please contact the Shuswap Emergency Program at 250.833.5910.