FORT WILLIAM FIRST NATION – The Weather advisory is calling for more rain. Therefore to mitigate risk and ensure safety we have implemented immediate evacuation for high priority areas and individuals.
Fort William First Nation Evacuation
LOCATION OF HIGH RISK FLOOD AREAS INCLUDES FOLLOWING ROAD CLOSURES BETWEEN CHIPPEWA RD THROUGH TO HALFWAY PIT.
FWFN busses are currently on rout to pick up Stage 1 evacuees which includes Elderly, Children two and under, people who require medical attention; and those who are sick. We also encourage others to relocate to family and friends who can provide adequate shelter and amenities.
If you should require assistance, information or if you are a potential evacuee please feel free to contact the following on call emergency team.
- Ian Bannon- 474-7609
- Esther Pervais- 630-4351
- Karen Bannon- 476-8816
We appreciate your patience and understand during this time. We assure all members that we are working diligently to accommodate the safety and well being of our nation.
Chief Georjann Morriseau
Fort William First Nation