Emergency Alerts and Orders

Currently, there are no properties within the City of Kamloops on Evacuation Alert or Order. Learn the difference between an Evacuation Alert and an Order and how you can be prepared. 

Emergency Map

Current Events

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Past Events
August 17 - Evacuation Alert Rescind - Tremont Creek Fire - Iron Mask, Pineview Valley, and Versatile Industrial Park
PostedAugust 17, 2021 at 1100 hours
TypeEvacuation Alert Rescind
StatusActive

Based on the recommendation from BC Wildfire Service, the Evacuation Alert for the neighbourhoods of Iron Mask, Pineview Valley, and Versatile Industrial Park has been rescinded as the Tremont Creek wildfire no longer poses an imminent risk to the safety of residents.

This alert was put in place at 19:00 hrs on August 15, 2021. As of 11:00 am today, August 17, 2021, the City of Kamloops is lifting the Evacuation Alert for the entire area.

The City of Kamloops Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) will continue to monitor the situation and should conditions change, an Evacuation Alert and/or Evacuation Order could be reinstated or issued as the EOC deems necessary, based on the advice and recommendations of BC Wildfire Service.
Instructions:

  • Monitor Kamloops.ca for future alerts.
  • Direct friends and family to accurate information sources.
  • Avoid travel into areas on evacuation alert.

If this fire changes and affects your location, you will receive a critical alert from Voyent with information on evacuation status.

Evacuation Status Map

Evacuation Alert Address List:

  • 1915 to 1992 Arnica Street
  • 1908 to 1974 Ash Wynd
  • 1871 to 1885 Avens Way
  • 2804 to 2965 Bowers Place
  • 1555 to 2200 Copperhead Drive
  • 1922 to 1981 Englemann Court 
  • 1915 to 1975 Fir Place
  • 1701 to 1880 Foxtail Drive
  • 1730 to 2092 Hugh Allan Drive
  • 1455 to 1498 Iron Mask Road
  • 1820 to 1880 Kryczka Place
  • 1225 to 2700 Lac Le Jeune Road
  • 1700 to 1951 Lodgepole Drive 
  • 1625 to 1655 Lucky Strike Place
  • 2010 to 2090 Pinegrass Court
  • 1749 to 1799 Pinegrass Street
  • 1805 to 1891 Primrose Crescent
  • 1704 to 1798 Primrose Court
  • 1403 to 1480 Roper Place
  • 1902 to 1998 Snowberry Crescent
  • 3335 to 3355 Sugarloaf Road
  • 1885 to 2165 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 2275 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 2355 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 2505 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 1775 to 1885 Versatile Drive
August 15 - Evacuation Alert - Tremont Creek Fire - Iron Mask, Pineview Valley, and Versatile Industrial Park
PostedAugust 15, 2021 at 1900 hours
TypeEvacuation Alert
StatusRescinded August 17, 2021 at 1100 hours

The City of Kamloops has issued an Evacuation Alert effective at 1900 hours on August 15, 2021. The Tremont Creek Wildfire poses a threat to the structures and residents for all 734 properties located in:

  • Iron Mask east of the Coquihalla Highway, including Lac Le Jeune Road to Copperhead Drive
  • the entire neighbourhood of Pineview Valley, and
  • Versatile Industrial Park  

This Evacuation Alert has been issued to prepare you to evacuate your premises or property should it be found necessary. Residents will be given as much advance notice as possible prior to evacuation; however you may receive limited notice due to changing conditions. 

WHAT YOU SHOULD DO: 

  • Locate all family members and designate a meeting area outside the evacuation area, should an Evacuation Order be called while separated. 
  • Pack essential items such as government-issued ID, medications, eyeglasses, valuable papers (e.g. insurance, credit, and mortgage information), immediate care needs for dependents and, if time and space permits, keepsakes for quick departure. 
  • Prepare to move disabled persons, children, and/or neighbours, if assistance is needed. 
  • Prepare to take pets with you and move livestock to a safe area (if possible). 
  • Arrange transportation for all your household members. 
  • Fill the gas tanks of personal vehicles. 
  • Arrange accommodation for all members of the residence, if possible. 
  • Wait for an Evacuation Order to be issued before evacuating.
  • If this Alert changes to an Evacuation Order, information will be provided on evacuation routes and reception centres.

Evacuation Status Map

Evacuation Alert Address List:

  • 1915 to 1992 Arnica Street
  • 1908 to 1974 Ash Wynd
  • 1871 to 1885 Avens Way
  • 2804 to 2965 Bowers Place
  • 1555 to 2200 Copperhead Drive
  • 1922 to 1981 Englemann Court 
  • 1915 to 1975 Fir Place
  • 1701 to 1880 Foxtail Drive
  • 1730 to 2092 Hugh Allan Drive
  • 1455 to 1498 Iron Mask Road
  • 1820 to 1880 Kryczka Place
  • 1225 to 2700 Lac Le Jeune Road
  • 1700 to 1951 Lodgepole Drive 
  • 1625 to 1655 Lucky Strike Place
  • 2010 to 2090 Pinegrass Court
  • 1749 to 1799 Pinegrass Street
  • 1805 to 1891 Primrose Crescent
  • 1704 to 1798 Primrose Court
  • 1403 to 1480 Roper Place
  • 1902 to 1998 Snowberry Crescent
  • 3335 to 3355 Sugarloaf Road
  • 1885 to 2165 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 2275 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 2355 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 2505 Trans Canada Hwy W
  • 1775 to 1885 Versatile Drive
August 8 - Evacuation Alert Rescind - White Rock Lake Fire - Campbell Creek, Dallas, and Barnhartvale
PostedAugust 8, 2021 at 17:15
TypeEvacuation Alert RESCIND
StatusArchived

Based on the recommendation from BC Wildfire Service, the Evacuation Alert for the neighbourhoods of Campbell Creek, Dallas, and Barnhartvale has been rescinded as the threat of wildfire in the area no longer poses an imminent risk to the safety of residents.

This alert was put in place at 9:55 PM on August 5, 2021 for all three neighbourhoods and as of 5:15 pm, August 7, 2021, the City of Kamloops is lifting the Evacuation Alert for the entire area. 

The City of Kamloops Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) will continue to monitor the situation and should conditions change, an Evacuation Alert and/or Evacuation Order could be reinstated or issued as the EOC deems necessary, based on the advice and recommendations of BC Wildfire Service.

August 5 - Evacuation Alert - White Rock Lake Fire - Campbell Creek, Dallas, and Barnhartvale
PostedAugust 5, 2021 at 21:55
TypeEvacuation Alert
StatusRescinded August 7, 2021 at 17:15

The City of Kamloops has issued an Evacuation Alert for Campbell Creek, Barnhartvale, and Dallas effective at 21:55 on August 5, 2021. The White Rock Lake Wildfire poses a threat to the structures and residents for some properties in southeast Kamloops. 

This Evacuation Alert has been issued to prepare you to evacuate your premises or property should it be found necessary. Residents will be given as much advance notice as possible prior to evacuation; however you may receive limited notice due to changing conditions. 

WHAT YOU SHOULD DO: 

  • Locate all family members and designate a meeting area outside the evacuation area, should an Evacuation Order be called while separated. 
  • Hook up all recreational vehicles and trailers before an Evacuation Order is issued.  
  • Pack essential items such as government-issued ID, medications, eyeglasses, valuable papers (e.g. insurance, credit, and mortgage information), immediate care needs for dependents and, if time and space permits, keepsakes for quick departure. 
  • Be prepared to be away from your home for an extended period of time. 
  • Prepare to move disabled persons, children, and/or neighbours, if assistance is needed. 
  • Prepare to take pets with you and move livestock to a safe area (if possible). 
  • Arrange transportation for all your household members. 
  • Fill the gas tanks of personal vehicles. 
  • Arrange accommodation for all members of the residence, if possible. 
  • Wait for an Evacuation Order to be issued before evacuating.

If this Alert changes to an Evacuation Order, information will be provided on evacuation routes and reception centres.

Evacuation Alert Address List:

  • 202 to 300 ANDOVER CRES
  • 8702 to 8990 BADGER DR
  • 303 to 340 BADGER PL
  • 5310 to 9001 BARNHARTVALE RD
  • 149 to 6697 BEAVER CRES
  • 1207 to 1390 BELAIR DR
  • 160 to 195 BEVERLY PL
  • 6703 to 7220 BLACKWELL RD
  • 5300 to 5387 BLUNDELL PL
  • 5220 to 5394 BOGETTI PL
  • 5222 to 5390 BOSTOCK PL
  • 2220 to 2775 CAMPBELL CREEK RD
  • 6250 to 6687 CHUKAR DR
  • 1102 to 5697 CLEARVIEW DR
  • 5622 to 5662 COOLRIDGE PL
  • 5902 to 5910 COONEY RD
  • 5560 to 5590 COSTER PL
  • 300 to 475 COUGAR RD
  • 1400 to 1499 COUNTRY PL
  • 303 to 592 COYOTE DR
  • 303 to 392 CRAWFORD CRT
  • 5107 to 5196 CRAWFORD PL
  • 1191 to 1399 CRESTWOOD DR
  • 5101 to 10290 DALLAS DR
  • 950 to 1250 ELIZA RD
  • 2220 to 2394 ERIN VALLEY CRES
  • 445 FOX PL
  • 1001 to 1296 FOXWOOD LANE
  • 5317 to 5356 FREDA AVE
  • 6022 to 7250 FURRER RD
  • 1760 to 1985 GARDINER RD
  • 8855 to 8997 GRIZZLY CRES
  • 5606 to 5680 HARPER PL
  • 189 to 298 HARPER RD
  • 8700 to 8775 HIDDEN VALE RANCH RD
  • 1181 to 1303 HIGHRIDGE DR
  • 6200 to 6399 HILLVIEW DR
  • 180 to 197 HOUSTON PL
  • 0 to 56 KELSO CRES
  • 4990 to 5472 KIPP RD
  • 601 to 906 KLAHANIE DR
  • 170 to 175 KOKANEE WAY
  • 1512 to 5506 LADNER RD
  • 101 to 160 LAFARGE RD
  • 1078 to 1495 LAMAR DR
  • 1006 to 1097 LAMAR PL
  • 5804 to 5858 LEONARD PL
  • 313 to 381 MARY PL
  • 367 to 399 MCAULEY PL
  • 6708 to 6774 MCIVER PL
  • 5105 MCLEOD DR
  • 6097 to 6520 MEADOWLAND CRES N
  • 6011 to 6521 MEADOWLAND CRES S
  • 304 to 392 MELROSE PL
  • A 1001 to 1095 MO-LIN PL
  • 5310 to 5445 MORRIS PL
  • 114 to 391 MOUNTVIEW DR
  • 225 to 393 NINA PL
  • 5601 to 5686 NORLAND DR
  • 200 to 235 O'CONNOR RD
  • 126 to 199 PARLOW RD
  • 150 to 191 PAT RD
  • 100 to 196 PEARSE PL
  • 215 to 285 PEERLESS WAY
  • 1204 to 1299 PINE GROVE RD
  • 1532 to 2670 PRATT RD
  • 5950 to 6079 PRINGLE RD
  • 110 to 170 PUMP RD
  • 301 to 391 RACHEL PL
  • 7304 to 7398 RAMBLER PL
  • 301 to 357 RIDGE RD
  • 2010 to 2660 ROBBINS RANGE RD
  • 5302 to 5482 RONDE LANE
  • 5300 to 5399 SHELLY DR
  • 1791 to 1927 SHUMWAY RD
  • 325 to 350 SILVER STREAM RD
  • 1305 to 5398 SUNRISE DR
  • 387 to 6184 TODD RD
  • 389 to 5998 TODD HILL CRES
  • 4395 to 9150 TRANS-CANADA HWY E
  • 700 to 888 UPLANDS CRT
  • 4721 to 4995 UPLANDS DR
  • 75 to 150 URBAN RD
  • 1200 to 1299 VAUGHN PL
  • 225 to 295 VIKING DR
  • 214 to 295 WADE PL
  • 1009 to 1203 WILDWOOD DR
  • 326 to 399 WING PL
  • 9795 to 9805 WITTNER RD
  • 4900 to 4996 WOODLAND CRT
  • 318 to 380 YARROW PL
Other Resources
  • Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD) – For details on evacuation orders, alerts, and rescinds in the region outside of City boundaries, visit TNRD.ca.
  • BC Wildfire Service – For information on current wildfire activity in BC, including details about specific wildfires and fire response efforts, visit BCWildfire.ca.