Emergency Notices

Jul 9, 2015 - A Wildfire Smoke Advisory continues to be in effect throughout the Sea to Sky corridor.  The Ministry of Environment and Vancouver Coastal Health Authority... Read more
Jul 8, 2015 - Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is urging Sea to Sky residents to take precautions due to poor air quality resulting from local wildfires. Air quality in Whistler and... Read more
Jul 8, 2015 - Crews are continuing to work on establishing containment on all three wildfires - the Elaho, Boulder Creek and Cougar Creek - within the Boulder Wildfire... Read more
Jul 4, 2015 - Effective at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 4 a State of Local Emergency has been declared and an Evacuation Order issued due to the Boulder Creek wildfire... Read more
Status Updates:
  • The Evacuation Order has been extended until July 25th at 11:30 hours.
  • The Evacuation Order has been cancelled effective July 22 at 1:30 p.m.
Jul 3, 2015 - Unseasonably hot and dry weather all around the province has prompted a BC-wide ban on campfires, open fires and fireworks. The BC Wildfire Service is currently... Read more
Status Updates:
  • Effective at noon on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, the existing campfire ban was expanded to include the "Fog Zone."
  • Effective at noon on Tuesday, July 28, campfires will be permitted in the North Island-Central Coast Natural Resource District, in the Fog Zone and on Haida Gwaii.


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