Greenview Emergency Operations Centre Updates

Greenview Emergency Operations Centre Updates2024-05-11T14:36:34-06:00

Greenview Emergency Operations Centre has been activated.

The health and safety of our staff, residents, and communities remain our top priority. All updates regarding our response to the wildfire situation will be posted on our website as they become available.

Greenview Emergency Operations Centre Updates

GCU-007 Update #3: North Goodwin Area 11:00 AM

May 12th, 2024|News & Announcements, Emergency News, Emergency Alerts, Emergency Operations Centre Updates|

Update #3 - May 12, 2024 - 11:00 am Last night, areas north and northeast of the wildfire experienced scattered showers, leading to a slight improvement in visibility. AB Forestry has deployed helicopters with buckets, actively identifying targets for air tankers. Despite challenging winds anticipated from the southwest over the next few days, clearer skies are expected, enhancing visibility for our firefighters on the ground and in the air. Significant progress has been made with a dozer guard now [...]

GCU-007 Update #2: North Goodwin Area 3:30 PM

May 11th, 2024|News & Announcements, Emergency News, Emergency Alerts, Emergency Operations Centre Updates|

Update #2 - May 11, 2024 - 3:20 pm Wildfire GCU 007 travelled 12.8 km yesterday in an eastward direction crossing the Smoky River on Friday May 10, 2024. The fire is approximately 1 km on the other side of the river in the North Goodwin Area. The fire has not reached farmland and is currently in the valley. Area residents should stay alert for local updates for more information. Residents should be aware that much of the smoke [...]

GCU-007 Update: North Goodwin Area

May 11th, 2024|News & Announcements, Emergency News, Emergency Alerts, Emergency Operations Centre Updates|

Update #1 - May 11, 2024 - 9:25 am Last night, an evacuation zone was declared in the North Goodwin area. RCMP notified a small number of residents who were evacuated to Valleyview. Fire growth overnight was minimal, and Greenview will provide an update at 3:00 pm on May 11, 2024. For information regarding the response on the west side of the Big Smoky, please follow the County of Grande Prairie website www.countygp.ab.ca.

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GCU-007 Update #3: North Goodwin Area 11:00 AM

May 12th, 2024|News & Announcements, Emergency News, Emergency Alerts, Emergency Operations Centre Updates|

Update #3 - May 12, 2024 - 11:00 am Last night, areas north and northeast of the wildfire experienced scattered showers, leading to a slight improvement in visibility. AB Forestry has deployed helicopters with buckets, actively identifying targets for air tankers. Despite challenging winds anticipated from the southwest over the next few days, clearer skies are expected, enhancing visibility for our firefighters on the ground and in the air. Significant progress has been made with a dozer guard now [...]

GCU-007 Update #2: North Goodwin Area 3:30 PM

May 11th, 2024|News & Announcements, Emergency News, Emergency Alerts, Emergency Operations Centre Updates|

Update #2 - May 11, 2024 - 3:20 pm Wildfire GCU 007 travelled 12.8 km yesterday in an eastward direction crossing the Smoky River on Friday May 10, 2024. The fire is approximately 1 km on the other side of the river in the North Goodwin Area. The fire has not reached farmland and is currently in the valley. Area residents should stay alert for local updates for more information. Residents should be aware that much of the smoke [...]

GCU-007 Update: North Goodwin Area

May 11th, 2024|News & Announcements, Emergency News, Emergency Alerts, Emergency Operations Centre Updates|

Update #1 - May 11, 2024 - 9:25 am Last night, an evacuation zone was declared in the North Goodwin area. RCMP notified a small number of residents who were evacuated to Valleyview. Fire growth overnight was minimal, and Greenview will provide an update at 3:00 pm on May 11, 2024. For information regarding the response on the west side of the Big Smoky, please follow the County of Grande Prairie website www.countygp.ab.ca.

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