4-Hour Evacuation AdvisoryPosted on
Town of Edson Evacuation ALERT (June 15 1800 hrs)
This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. The Town of Edson has downgraded to a 4-hour evacuation advisory due to ongoing wildfires.
Everyone should be prepared to evacuate within 4 hours of a notice.
Ensure vehicles have fuel. Prepare for possible evacuation of the area. Prepare important documents, medication, and supplies to be away for at least 72 hours. Be prepared to take pets with you. There will be reduced medical services available upon re-entry.
Actions to take:
- Prepare for possible evacuation of the area
- Follow the directions of local authorities
- Follow www.edson.ca and Edson Social Media for regular updates
- Prepare important documents, medication, and supplies to be away from home for at least 3 days
- Take pets with you