Information Alert Update - Evacuation - Jun 23, 2021 at 05:59PM
This is an Alberta Emergency Alert. Yellowhead County has updated the Evacuation Alert. This alert is in effect for: Yellowhead County. At 7 P.M. residents in the evacuated area may return home. There will be traffic control points enforced. Highway 16A will remain closed to everyone except evacuated residents.
The wildfire in Yellowhead County remains out of control. The public must be cautious while travelling in the area due to heavy smoke and follow the directions of local authorities. If you are in the affected area: Highway 16 is open for travel. The public must be cautious while travelling due to heavy smoke. The Emergency Information number for residents 1-833-334-4630. For details visit www.emergencyalert.alberta.ca or stay tuned to local media.