Declaration of State of Local Emergency
August 11, 2017 at 17:00 hrs

 

ORDER

WHEREAS there is a Wildland Interface Fire Emergency in the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Electoral Area ā€˜Eā€™ (Francois /Oosta Lake Rural);

AND WHEREAS this Wildland Interface Fire emergency requires prompt coordination of action and/or special regulation of persons or property to protect the health, safety and/or welfare of people, or to limit damage to property;

NOW THEREFORE:

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED pursuant to Section 12 (1) of the Emergency Program Act (RS, 1996, Chap 111) that a state of local emergency exists in Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Electoral Area ā€˜Eā€™ (Francois/Ootsa Lake Rural) due to Wildland Interface Fire Emergency to protect lives;

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED THAT the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako, its employees, servants and agents are empowered pursuant to Section 13 (1) of the Emergency Program Act to do all acts and implement all procedures that are considered necessary to prevent or to alleviate the effects of the emergency.        

ORDERED by Bill Miller, Chair of the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako this date 11th day of August, 2017 to remain in force for seven days until August 18, 2017 at midnight unless cancelled by order of Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako or the Minister responsible

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