This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. Parkland County has issued a Wildfire Alert. MANDATORY EVACUATION

Critical: Wildfire (Updated Apr 30, 2023 at 07:19 PM)

Critical: Wildfire

Updated Apr 30, 2023 at 07:19 PM

Source: Alberta Emergency Management Agency

Issued: Apr 30, 2023 at 07:19 PM

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Description: This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. Parkland County has issued a Wildfire Alert. MANDATORY EVACUATION

There is a wildfire near the hamlet of Entwistle

Area: This alert is in effect for Parkland County, everyone west of Range Road 65 near Entwistle

Action to take:

  • If you are west of Range Road 65 to the Pembina River, north of Township Road 530 to Highway 16, including all residents of Entwistle, there is a mandatory evacuation order
  • You must evacuate immediately
  • Gather important documents, medication, and enough food and water to be away from home for at least 3 days
  • Take pets with you
  • There are two reception centres for evacuees
  • Evacuees must register either in person at the Wildwood Community Hall or Wabamun Jubilee Hall, or by calling 780-203-3258
  • If you need help evacuating, contact 780-203-3258
  • Visit www.parklandcounty.com/RR70 for more information
  • Check 511.alberta.ca for updated highway closures.

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