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Old Fort Landslide

'Painful waiting game': Regional district expects answer on future of Old Fort next week

'Painful waiting game': Regional district expects answer on future of Old Fort next week

It'll be at least a week before Old Fort evacuees will know whether they're able to return home or face a long winter away from it.
Old Fort landslide update scheduled for Saturday

Old Fort landslide update scheduled for Saturday

The Peace River Regional District will give media an update on the Old Fort landslide Saturday, and potential plans on the future for evacuees.
Work to begin on temporary road access to Old Fort

Work to begin on temporary road access to Old Fort

Work is set to begin on building a temporary access road back into Old Fort, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure says.
Disaster financial assistance available for homes damaged by Old Fort landslide

Disaster financial assistance available for homes damaged by Old Fort landslide

The province says disaster financial assistance is available for homes damaged by the Old Fort landslide.
Fort St. John rescinds evacuation alert for south sewage lagoons

Fort St. John rescinds evacuation alert for south sewage lagoons

The City of Fort St. John has rescinded the evacuation alert covering a portion of the south sewage lagoons. The alert was issued Oct. 10 as a precautionary measure due to the nearby Old Fort landslide.
Old Fort evacuation orders lifted for some properties, downgraded for others

Old Fort evacuation orders lifted for some properties, downgraded for others

The Peace River Regional District has lifted an evacuation order for two properties impacted by the Old Fort landslide, and downgraded an evacuation order to an alert for three others.
Utility, transportation crews granted entry into Old Fort

Utility, transportation crews granted entry into Old Fort

Utility and transportation crews have been granted access back into Old Fort, while another 32 residents made it in this week collect belongings and prepare their homes for winter.
Old Fort landslide geotechnical findings

Old Fort landslide geotechnical findings

The Peace River Regional District has released the following update: "The geotechnical team found signs of movement on the slopes to the east of the large bedrock knob. These are related to the upslope movement on the active slide.
Dan Davies: Old Fort landslide changes everything

Dan Davies: Old Fort landslide changes everything

Nothing changes the role of an elected representative faster than a catastrophic event like the Old Fort landslide.
Old Fort temporary re-entry maps and plan

Old Fort temporary re-entry maps and plan

The first boat load of Old Fort residents was scheduled to return to the community at noon on Monday.