RDOS to host public info meeting on flooding

RDOS to host public info meeting on flooding

Forestry crews continue to deploy sandbags in Sportsmen's Bowl, which is currently under an evacuation. (Photo by Lyonel Doherty)

The Regional District, Emergency Operations Centre, along with representatives from the province and other organizations, are hosting a public informational meeting regarding the flooding and Park Rill Creek watershed on Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. at the Oliver Community Centre.

Residents can expect to receive updates on flooding, information on the protection plan for the Park Rill Creek watershed, information on the different support agencies such as Emergency Social Services (ESS), and Disaster Financial Assisance (DFA) as well as information from other agencies.

The Emergency Operations Centre remains open and can be reached by calling 250-490-4225.

For more information visit www.rdos.bc.ca.