The City of Armstrong has Issued an Advanced Evacuation Alert

Armstrong property owners and citizens that live along Meighan Creek in the Willowdale Rd, Patterson Ave and lower Becker Street areas to be prepared to evacuate on very short notice. With the risk for significant increase in flows, flooding remains a threat to the City of Armstrong, personal safety is a priority for citizens and first responders. Residents are encouraged to monitor the City’s website and local media stations as all updates will be posted to these locations. Alternatively they can call City Hall.

Members of the public, observing or working near creeks are reminded that creek levels may rise quickly and should exercise caution at all times around the fast moving water and creek banks. Sand and bags are currently available for self-filling, at no cost, at the Public Works Yard located at 2950 Patterson Avenue and at the corner of Bridge Street and Okanagan Blvd.