Regional District of Central Kootenay

04/19/2017 | News release | Distributed by Public on 04/20/2017 21:36

Zwicky Road, Kaslo Landslide - Public Meeting April 24th

April 19, 2017

Nelson, BC

There will be a public meeting held in Kaslo on Monday April 24 at 6pm to update residents on the landslide that occurred above Zwicky Road. The meeting with be held at the Kaslo Royal Canadian Legion Hall, located at 403 5 Street in Kaslo.

Assessment of the slide is ongoing and geotechnical engineers will be onsite on Friday and Saturday.

The evacuation order for six homes below the slide remains in place and the RDCK will keep the public updated as more information becomes available.

The reception centre has also been relocated from the Kaslo Royal Canadian Legion Hall to the Kaslo Emergency Services Centre at 529 Arena Avenue.

Residents can contact the Emergency Operations Centre Reception for more information at1-866-522-7701 or 250-352-7701.

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For further information, please visit:

Emergency Management info:http://www.rdck.ca/EN/main/services/emergency-management.html

RDCK Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/rdcentralkootenay/

Contact:

EOC Information Officer

250-505-3853

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