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Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert Updated

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Advisory - Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert Updated

Jul 08, 2019 at 11:28 AM

From: Alberta Emergency Management Agency on behalf of Mackenzie County

Issued: Jul 08, 2019 at 11:28 AM


Area: Mackenzie #23

Description: Wildfire activity continues to threaten parts of Mackenzie County and those in the following areas remain on evacuation alert. The areas are west of Range Road 154, north of Highway 697 to south of Township Road 1050, including the La Crete Ferry Campground and the area west of Range Road 151, north of Township Road 1050, south of Township Road 1070 including the Hamlet of La Crete.

This alert is to allow you time to prepare for potential evacuation. You are not required to evacuate at this time. Please share this message and tell your neighbours and friends, particularly those without access to the internet or news. Contact Mackenzie County Emergency Coordination Centre at 780-927-3718 for more information. For additional information listen to local community radio broadcast or follow Mackenzie County’s Facebook page.

Instruction: Fuel your vehicle, gather important documents like identification and insurance, and prepare any food and water you need. Start planning for any livestock needs as well to ensure they have feed and water. If an evacuation order is issued, please bring your medication, blankets, sleeping bags, personal items and supplies for kids and pets.

Additional information: Broadcast Audio

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