EOC Activated for Spring Flooding

The Cariboo Regional District has activated its Emergency Operations Centre to respond to flooding issues in the region. 

The CRD's Emergency Operations Centre is available to provide assistance related to flooding issues:

  • If you are experiencing flooding issues that affect your home or business, please contact the CRD.
  • Sandbags and sand are available through the CRD, if needed. Learn more about proper sandbagging techniques: bit.ly/2FldNd1
  • If your access is cut-off due to flooding, please stay where you are and stay safe (shelter in place). Contact the CRD if you need assistance.

Call the Cariboo Regional District’s emergency information line at 1-866-759-4977. After hours, you will hear a message directing you to call the Provincial Emergency Reporting Line at 1-800-663-3456 if you have an emergency.

EOC Updates

April 27, 2018 @ 7:30 p.m. -  Monitoring flooding and providing sandbags

April 29, 2018 @ 9:00 p.m. - Two evacuation orders in the Nazko area 

April 30, 2018 @ 5:30 p.m.  - Update on evacuations and flooding concerns

May 2, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m. - Update on Nazko evacuation and road access

May 4, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m. -  Weekend outlook, EOC hours and disaster financial assistance

May 7, 2018 @ 1:30 p.m. - Nazko re-entry process started

May 7, 2018 @ 4:30 p.m. - Nazko evacuation order to be downgraded to alert

May 9, 2018 - Nazko Reentry and Recovery Assistance

May 10, 2018 @ 4:00 p.m. - Nazko evacuation alert, public meeting and recovery information

May 11, 2018 @ 11:00 a.m. - Nazko evacuation alert lifted, State of Local Emergency cancelled for Electoral Area I, and updates on potential flooding areas

Evacuation Order and Alert Map

Visit our searchable map to look up your address and see if your property is in an Evacuation Order or Alert area in the Cariboo Regional District. View the map HERE.

Recovery and Re-Entry Information

Disaster Recovery information for flooding and wildfires is available on our Disaster Recovery page. Our 2017 wildfire reports are also available on that page.

A Nazko-specific guide for re-entry and recovery is available here.


  • Alerts and orders that have been replaced or rescinded and news releases can be found on the EOC Archive page
    EOC Archives

Page last modified: May 11, 2018 11:46:03 PDT