Emergency Services Alert - High Streamflow and Flood Watch

Flooding is occurring on both the Englishman and Nanaimo Rivers and water levels are expected to continue to rise into the afternoon. 

Residents in low-lying areas are encouraged to take precautions and if flooding occurs, move to higher ground. Stay away from river and stream banks as fast-moving water conditions are very dangerous. Monitor the River Forecast Centre and visit rdn.bc.ca/flooding for proactive steps. 

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The RDN Emergency Call Centre is open today until 6:00 p.m. to answer questions regarding flooding in the region at 250-390-0940.