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OKIB-EOC Updates

Posted On June 26, 2017
Okib Eoc Information Release September 7 2017 Ram Environmental Workers Wanted
OKIB EOC Information Release September 7 2017- Ram Environmental LTD Workers Wanted
Okib Eoc Information Release September 2 2017 Page 1 Of2
OKIB-EOC September 2, 2017 Information Release -Best Practices on Septic & Holding Tanks First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) Page 1 of 2
Okib Eoc Information Release September 2 2017 Page 2Of2
OKIB-EOC September 2, 2017 Information Release -Best Practices on Septic & Holding Tanks First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) Page 2 of 2
Okib Eoc Information Release August 22 2017
OKIB-EOC Information Release August 22, 2017 RE: Helicopter Fly Over OKIB IR#1
Okib Eoc Information Release August 21 2017
OKIB EOC Information Release for August 21, 2017 Sandy Beach, OKIB IR#6 Priest Valley Update
Okib Eoc Information Release August 16 2017
OKIB EOC Information Release August 16, 2017 Sandy Beach Gabion Wall Removal Update

To contact the OKIB Emergency Operations Centre please use this email : okibeoc@okanagan.org

Okib Eoc Information Release August 14 2017
OKIB-EOC Information Release August 147, 2017 "Gabion Wall Removal Notice"
Okib Eoc Information Release Aug 10 17
Please take notice the Gabion Wall removal is in the final stages of planning and could start as early as mid-week of August 13-19, 2017 which will impact road access for up to 3 days along Lakeshore Drive.
Rescind All Lots Below The High Road Of Louis Estates Road
Final Rescind Order of the OKIB Flood 2017 For all Lots below the High Road of Louis Estates Road
Okib Eoc Information Release July 26 2017
OKIB EOC Information Release July 26, 2017
Okib Eoc Information Release August 1 2017
Sand Bag Removal Update as of August 1, 2017 5:30 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release July 25 2017 Page 1 Of 2
OKIB EOC Information Release July 25 2017 page 1
Okib Eoc Information Release July 25 2017 Page 2 Of 2
OKIB EOC Information Release July 25 2017 page 2
Okib Eoc Information Release July 21 2017
Okib Eoc Information Release July 20 2017 Do You Or Your Neighbourhood Have An Evaucation Plan
Do you or your neighbourhood have an evacuation plan?
Okib Eoc Information Release July 20 2017 Komasket Water Test Results
Komasket Park Water Test Results July 20 2017
Okib Eoc Information Release July 20 2017 Parker Cove Water Test Results
Parker Cove Water Test Results July 20, 2017
Okib Eoc Information Release July 20 2017 Kin Beach Water Test
OKIB-EOC Kin Beach Water Results
Evacuation Alert Rescind Indian Reserve 1
Effective July 19, 2017 18:00 hrs (6:00 pm) the Evacuation Alert, pursuant to Okanagan Indian Band Council Resolution Declaration of a Local State of Emergency (BCR, May 18, 2017) issued JUNE 3, 2017 of the areas(s) ; Indian Reserve #1 Shorelines of Okanagan Lake EVACUATION ALERT HAS BEEN RESCINDED.
Evacuation Alert Rescind Indian Reserve 6
Effective July 19, 2017 18:00 hrs (6:00 pm) the Evacuation Alert, pursuant to Okanagan Indian Band Council Resolution Declaration of a Local State of Emergency (BCR, May 18, 2017) issued JUNE 3, 2017 of the areas(s) ; Indian Reserve #1 Shorelines of Okanagan Lake EVACUATION ALERT HAS BEEN RESCINDED. Indian Reserve #6 Priest Valley Vernon Creek Area
Okib Eoc Information Release July 19 2017 Page 1
Weather Update & "72 hours: Is your Family Prepared?"
Okib Eoc Information Release July 19 2017 Page 2
"72 hours: Is your Family Prepared?" Continued
Okib Eoc Information Release July 18 2017
OKIB EOC Information Release July 18 2017 1:30 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release July 172017 Rescind Of Evacuation Order
RESCIND OF THE EVACUATION ORDER FOR SADDLEMAN/B.MARCHAND/D. MARCHAND BEACHFRONT PROPERTIES’. RESCIND OF THE EVACUATION ORDER FOR ALFRED BONNEAU BEACH LOT ALL UNITS. RESCIND FOR THE EVACUATION ORDER FOR WILLOWSHORE ESTATES
Okib Eoc Information Release July 14 2017
July 14 2017 Information Release for “Full or Partial Rescind of Orders”
Okib Eoc Information Release Algae Bloom 14 July 2017
July 14, 2017 Information Release of Algae Bloom Reported Sandy Beach OKIB IR#6
Okib Eoc Information Release July 13 2017
OKIB EOC Information Release July 13, 2017 6:15 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release July 12 2017
OKIB EOC July 12 2017 Information Release
Okib Eoc Information Release July 11 2017
OKIB EOC Information Release July 11, 2017
Okib Eoc Information Release 11 July 2017 Fire Rating Bc
EOC OKIB Information Release July 11, 2017 Fire Ban and Rating
Ir1 Townhall Meeting July 11 2017
OKIB 2017 Flood Town Hall Meeting for July 11,2017
Okib Eoc Information Release July 9 2017 Page 1 Of 3
OKIB-EOC Information Release July 9, 2017 1:45 pm Partial/Full Evacuation Rescinds
Okib Eoc Information Release July 9 2017 Pg 2 Of 3
OKIB-EOC Information Release July 9, 2017 1:45 pm Partial/Full Evacuation Rescinds
Okib Eoc Information Release July 9 2017 Pg 3 Of 3
OKIB-EOC Information Release July 9, 2017 1:45 pm Partial/Full Evacuation Rescinds WHO DO YOU CALL NOW
Okib Eoc Information Release July 8 2017 1200 Pm Page 1 Of 3
OKIB-EOC Information Release July 8, 2018 12:00 pm page 1 of 3
Okib Eoc Information Release July 8 2017 1200 Pm Page 2 Of 3
OKIB-EOC Information Release July 8, 2018 12:00 pm page 2 of 3
Okib Eoc Information Release July 8 2017 1200 Pm Page 3 Of 3
OKIB-EOC Information Release July 8, 2018 12:00 pm page 3 of 3
Okib Eoc Information Release July 7 2017
OKIB-EOC Information Release July 7 2017 600 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release July 52017 630 Pm
OKIB EOC Information Release July 5, 2017 6:30 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release July 52017 200 Pm
Facts to consider before entering the waters for Recreational Use July 5, 2017 2:00 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release July 3 2017 600 Pm
OKIB EOC Information Release July 3, 2017 6:00 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release July 1 2017 230 Pm
OKIB EOC Information Release July 1, 2017 2:30 pm
Eoc Information Release June 30 2017 Fnha Sandy Kin Beach Results
OKIB-EOC Information Release First Nations Health Authority Sandy Beach (neighbouring Kin Beach) Recreational Water Test Result
Eoc Information Release June 30 2017
The EOC-OKIB is insisting all residents of OKIB IR #1, OKIB IR#6-Priest Valley, and IR#7-Duck Lake to refrain from disposing sandbag materials into Okanagan Lake or other areas of OKIB Reserves Lands including the Sandbag Stations at this time or in the immediate future.
Town Hall Meeting Ir1 And Ir6 Agenda June 28 2017 600 Pm Revised
2017 Flood Okanagan Town Hall Meeting Tentative Agenda June 28 2017
Eoc Information Release June 27 2017
OKIB-EOC Information Release June 27 2017 5:30 pm
Eoc Information Release June 26 2017 Do Not Empty Sandbags
Do Not Empty Sand Bags June 26 2017
Eoc Information Release June 26 2017 Do Not Consume Fnha
FNHA-Algae Bloom Precautions
Eoc Information Release June 26 2017 Ess Reception Centre
Emergency Social Services (ESS) Reception Centre Hours of Operation
Eoc Information Release June 252017 300 Pm Page 1 Of 2
The previous report of raw sewage into Okanagan Lake has been assessed and the results indicate a combination of high organic material (i.e. sewage output) grass, leaves, and burlap, sand and dead animals and with the added high temperature is an Algae bloom
Eoc Information Release June 252017 300 Pm Page 2 Of 2
Eoc Information Release June 252017 1200 Pm
Raw Sewage discharge has been reported to the OKIB-EOC, the event has been reported to the Ministry of Environment and is currently under investigation.

The OKIB EOC is standing down for the day of Sunday June 25, 2017 and will be open Monday , June 26, 2017 at 0800 hours. 

Town Hall Meeting Ir1 And Ir6 Agenda June 28 2017 600 Pm
2017 Flood Okanagan Town Hall Meeting Notice June 28, 2017 6-8 pm
Okib Eoc Information Release June 23 2017 530 Pm
OKIB-EOC Information Release June 23, 2017
Eoc Information Release June 21 2017 700 Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 21, 2017 630 pm
Eoc Information Release June 19 2017
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 19 2017 1:30 pm
Eoc Information Release June 18 2017 430 Pm Update
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 18, 2017 4:30 pm Free Floating Vessel on OK Lake N-Arm
Eoc Information Release June 18 2017 430 Pm Update
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 18, 2017 4:30 pm Free Floating Vessel on OK Lake N-Arm
Eoc Information Release June 18 2017
OKIB-EOC Information Release June 18, 2017 : update of free-floating vessel on Okanagan Lake in the North Arm
Eoc Information Release One Step At A Time Series June 18 17
EOC-OKIB Information Release: One Step at a Time Series-A Guide to Disaster Recovery June 18,2017
Eoc Information Release June 18 2017 Page 2 Of 2 1130 Am
EOC-OKIB Information Release: Health Link BC information and links June 18, 2017
Eoc Okib Information Release June 17 17 1000 Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 17 17 MV Okanagan Secured
Eoc Information Release June 17 2017 Recreational Beach Test Results 130 Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release Beach Water Sample Results 17 June 2017
Eoc Information Release June 16 2017
EOC_OKIB Information Release June 16 2017
Eoc Information Release Fnha Update June 15 17
OKIB Recreational Water Beaches -First Nations Health Authority Update
Okib Dps Notice 2
PHSA Disaster Psychological on site at the Resiliency Recovery Centre and hours of operations
Eoc Information Release June 14 2017 500Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 14 2017 Weather update and Step 4 of One Step at a Time-Guide to Disaster Recovery Also please note the Disaster Psycho- social Support will be onsite at the Resiliency Recovery Centre #8 Bonneau Road, Vernon starting at noon.
Eoc Information Release Series One Step At A Time June 14 2017
Eoc Information Release June 15 2017 Sand Disposal Plan Reminder
Reminder to leave Sandbags in place and do not dispose at this time. The OKIB EOC is developing a Sandbag Disposal Plan and will provide details once the plan is finalized.
Eoc Information Release June 13 2017 530 Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 13 2017 5:30 pm
Ir1 Townhall Meeting June 15 2017
2017 Flood Update Town Hall Meeting Thursday June 15, 2017 Please Note Time Start
Eoc Information Release Series One Step At A Time June 13 2017 1200 Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 13, 2017 12:00 pm
Eoc Information Release Looking Ahead At The Weather June 12 2017 120 Edited
Looking ahead at the Weather Monday, June 12, 2017: Mainly sunny. High 25 Evening: Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers Evening. Low 11. . Winds will be variable on the lake today. Wind strength will increase in the afternoon and early evening hours. Northerly winds 20 km/h gusting to 40 are expected for a few hours. Isolated showers are expected overnight into Tuesday with the passage of a weak trough
Eoc Information Release Series One Step At Time Step 2 June 12 2017 1100 Am
Over the next few days, the information bulletins will give you snap shots of the “One Step at a Time-A guide to disaster recovery”, Emergency Management, BC (EMBC).
Eoc Information Release Series One Step At A Time Step 1 June 10 2017
EOC-OKIB Information Release One Step at a Time June 11, 2017

Please see the link below which is an Information Bulletin and video, regarding:

Tips for safety near floodwaters & preparing effective sandbags

https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2017TRAN0177-001194   

Eoc Information Release Red Cross 400 Pm
EOC-Information Release June 10, 2017 4:00 pm Red Cross Hours of Operation
Eoc Information Release Resiliency Recovery Centre June 10 2017 400 Pm
EOC-Information Release June 10, 2017 4:00 pm Emergency Social Services
Eoc Information Release June 10 2017 100 Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release -Looking ahead at the weather and reminder of Townhall meeting for flood Residents of OKIB IR#1 & IR#6
Eoc Information Release June 9 2017 Sand Disposal Plan Info 400 Pm
AFTER THE FLOOD –PLANNING AHEAD HOW TO CORRECTLY DISPOSE SAND BAGS AFTER THE FLOODING AND WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW EOC-OKIB Information Release June 9, 2017 4:00 pm
Eoc Information Release June 6 2017 Rcc For Ir7 130 Pm
EOC-OKIB Information Release (June 6, 2017)
Eoc Information Release Ess Moving 500Pm
Emergency Social Service (ESS) is Moving to #8 Bonneau Road (Information Bulletin June 7, 2017)
Eoc Information Release Waterfront Advisory Signs
Waterfront Advisory Signs (June 7 2017 information release)
Eoc Information Release June 9 2017 Power Aware Pg 1 Of 2 1130 Am
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 9 2017 Power Aware 1:00 pm
Eoc Information Release Power Aware Page 2 Of 2
Eoc Information Release June 6 2017 Rcc For Ir7 130 Pm
June 6, 2017 Duck Lake residents

Click on the link to access the information pamplet

COPING WITH CRISIS - RED CROSS INFO pamphlet

Eoc Information Release June 6 2017 Weather Summary
June 6, 2017
Eoc Information Release June 5 2017 Ess 200 Pm
EOC OKIB Information Bulletin June 5 2017 #1
Eoc Information Release June 5 2017 Looking Ahead At The Weather 100Pm
EOC OKIB Information Bulletin June 5 2017 # 2 WEATHER
Duck Lake Ir7 Townhall Meeting June 5 2017
OKIB-EOC - IR#7 Duck Lake Townhall Meeting Agenda
Eoc Information Release June 4 2017 Townhall Meeting Duck Lake Page 1
Eoc Information Release June 4 2017 530Pm Duck Lake Townhall Page 2
EOC-OKIB Information Release June 5, 2017 IR#7 Duck Lake Town Hall Meeting
Eoc Information Louis Estates Road Closure Revised June 4 2017 9Am
Eoc Information You Have Recieved An Evacuation Order Pg 1 Of 2 Revised Contact
Eoc Information You Have Recieved An Evacuation Order Pg 2 Of 2 Revised Contact
Eoc Information Release June 3 2017 Louis Estates Road Closure 645 Pm
Please find the EOC-OKIB Information Release for June 3 2017 6:45 pm regarding Louis Estates Road closure, and always it is not our intention to leave anyone out and stay safe.
Sandbags
June 3 2017: Please note the field crews are completed for the day and sandbags will be re-stocked morning of June 4,2017