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Old Fort Landslide

Old Fort landslide prompts precautionary alert for city's sewage lagoons

Old Fort landslide prompts precautionary alert for city's sewage lagoons

The City of Fort St. John says it has issued an evacuation alert for part of the south sewage lagoons as a precautionary measure due to the Old Fort landslide.
Old Fort Landslide Update

Old Fort Landslide Update

Old Fort landslide update — Oct. 10, 2018

Old Fort landslide update — Oct. 10, 2018

The Peace River Regional District has issued the following update on the Old Fort landslide: Based on the helicopter survey of the slides and surrounding areas, there have been no recommendations for changes to the existing evacuation orders and aler
Old Fort landslide a 'complex situation,' public safety minister says

Old Fort landslide a 'complex situation,' public safety minister says

The Old Fort landslide moved at least 20 metres on Wednesday, and is proving to be a complex situation for emergency managers to respond to, B.C.'s public safety minister says. Mike Farnworth was in the region on Oct.
Watch this: Old Fort residents, volunteers mobilize to protect homes

Watch this: Old Fort residents, volunteers mobilize to protect homes

With the help of volunteers, a group of Old Fort residents made their way home today in defiance of an evacuation order to gather their belongings and winterize their homes.
Old Fort evacuation alert expanded

Old Fort evacuation alert expanded

The Peace River Regional District has expanded an evacuation alert for properties on the 240 and 265 Roads south of Fort St. John due to the ongoing Old Fort landslide.
Old Fort residents defy orders, start to gather belongings and winterize homes

Old Fort residents defy orders, start to gather belongings and winterize homes

The Peace River Regional District says it has a plan and the resources to help Old Fort evacuees gather their belongings and winterize their homes when it's safe to do so.
Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth to tour Old Fort landslide

Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth to tour Old Fort landslide

B.C.'s Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Minister Mike Farnworth is in Fort St. John Wednesday to meet with local officials and emergency responders, and tour the Old Fort landslide.
Old Fort landslide update — Oct. 9, 2018

Old Fort landslide update — Oct. 9, 2018

The Peace River Regional District has issued the following update on the Old Fort landslide: At 8:50 a.m. today (October 9, 2018) all temporary entry permits were suspended to the Old Fort Evacuation Order area.
Old Fort landslide evacuation alert issue for 240 and 265 Roads; security increased

Old Fort landslide evacuation alert issue for 240 and 265 Roads; security increased

The Peace River Regional District has issued an evacuation alert for three properties on the 240 and 265 Roads due to the ongoing landslide.