Prepare for an emergency

Penticton residents should be aware of and prepare for emergencies such as wildfires, landslides and flooding, especially if you live on the outskirts of the city or near waterways. This page is a central resource for residents in the event of an emergecny in the city. It includes information on current emergencies including maps and official notices as well as information on what to do before, during or after an emergency. 

Active Emergencies

Watch this section for public notices regarding active emergencies.

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Active Emergency Map

The following map shows emergencies in the City including any active Evacuation Alerts or Orders. Click here to open in a new window.


General information updates:

Watch this section for recently communicated information that will help you get ready for an emergency.

What you need to know and do:


Key Terms

Before an emergency

Here are things to consider to prepare for an emergency. A complete guide can be printed here.

During an emergency

Here are things to consider during an emergency.

After an emergency

Here are things to consider when an emergency ends. See a complete guide here.