Evacuation centre changes hours

  • Sun Jul 23rd, 2017 8:21am
  • News

Wildfire evacuees staying in Vernon are being informed of some changes.

The Emergency Social Services reception centre at the Dogwood Gym, in the Vernon Recreation Complex, will change hours from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. beginning Monday.

The current hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. Evacuees arriving after hours can call 250-309-0638.

Vernon ESS has registered 881 evacuees from the Cariboo region in the last week. Evacuees are reminded to visit the reception centre every week to extend services.