Otter Lake Cross Roads Fire

Crews are battling a 2.5 Hectare Wildfire above Highway 97A outside of Armstrong near Otter Lake Cross Road.

The Township of Spallumcheen has activated an Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) Level #2 at the Township of Spallumcheen Municipal office located at 4144 Spallumcheen Way in consultation with the provincial EOC (PREOC).

The Township of Spallumcheen is managing wildfire interface issues and has limited access to the following areas:
Closed & Resident Traffic only:
HUTLEY ROAD (resident traffic only)
HEAD ROAD (resident traffic only)

An EVACUATION ALERT has been issued for the following areas:
Twin Firs Mobile Home Park
Eagle Rock Mobile Home Park
Belva¡¦s Mobile Home Park
Meadow Ridge Mobile Home Park
McLennan Road
Keddleston Road
With this ALERT NOTIFICATION, affected residents should be prepared to leave on very short notice and perform the following steps:
Locate all family members or co-workers and designate a Reception Centre outside the evacuation area, should an evacuation be called while separated
Gather essential items such as medications, eyeglasses, valuable papers, immediate care needs for dependants and keepsakes
Prepare to move any disabled persons and/or children.
Prepare to move pets and livestock to a safe area
Arrange to transport your household members or co-workers in the event of an evacuation order and arrange accommodation for your family if possible.