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The Township of Spallumcheen activated a Level #1 Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) at 08:00 hours on Saturday, August 20, 2022 due to a Wildfire located east of the Township of Spallumcheen boundary identified as the Vlem Creek Fire under BC Wildfire # K41616.

As of this morning, BC Wildfire has changed the status of the Vlem Creek fire to Under Control. The Township of Spallumcheen would like to thank the BC Wildfire crews and our local fire department for their quick response and excellent communication throughout this event. BC Wildfire crew and equipment remain onsite to manage the fire. 

The Township encourages all residents and businesses to be prepared for emergency situations. Our website has information about how you can prepare your farm or home for a wildfire under our Emergency Info page. https://www.spallumcheentwp.bc.ca>Departments>Emergency-Information  

Our next update will be posted on  August 23, 2022 at 13:00 hrs.