Emergency Updates

Potential Rockslide - Evacuation Order

The City of Penticton has now declared a local State of Emergency to deal with the potential threat of unstable rock.  A total of 25 homes are on evacuation order. The properties are located in the northwest corner of the Pleasant Valley Mobile Home Park on Penticton Avenue. 

Evacuation Alert: Nov. 23, 2023

Evacuation Order: Nov. 21, 2023

Declaration of State of Local Emergency Order


The following dashboard will be updated as neccessary to reflects emergencies within the City of Penticton boundaries.  

Emergency Support for Evacuees

If you have been forced from your home by fire, floods, earthquakes or other emergencies, you may receive Emergency Support Services (ESS) for up to 72 hours, including temporary lodging, food and clothing among other specialized services.  

To receive these services you must register with the Provincial ESS. Registering online through their Evacuee Registration Assistance program page is the most efficient way to register.

After an Emergency

Here are things to consider when an emergency ends. Read the full Disaster Recovery Guide online.

Prepare for a Wildfire Emergency

Flooding Emergencies