MAY 4, 3:50 PM UPDATE
EVACUATION ZONE IS EXTENDED NORTH OF WILDWOOD
This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. Yellowhead County has extended the Evacuation Alert area north of Wildwood. Residents in this area must evacuate immediately.
Evacuation order for the area north of Wildwood from Township Road 544 north to Township Road 560 and west to Range Road 110 and east to Highway 22.
The evacuation route is Range Road 92 heading south to Wildwood. The Evacuee Reception Centre is the Edson Leisure Centre – 1021 49 Street Edson. Evacuation Zone map attached.
Go to facebook.com/yellowheadcounty or yhcounty.ca for updates. Check 511.alberta.ca for highway closures. Evacuees can call 1-833-334-4630. Gather important documents, medication, and enough food and water to be away from home for at least 3 days. Take pets with you.