NEWS RELEASE · 3rd November 2015
District of Kitimat
Pursuant to sec. 2(2)(b) of the Assistance to Shelter Act an Extreme Weather Alert (EWA) is being issued for the District of Kitimat, British Columbia. This EWA activates the authorities in the Assistance to Shelter Act for police to assist persons at risk due to extreme weather conditions and remains in effect until it is canceled.
This EWA is being issued on November 1, 2015, and will remain in effect until March 31, 2016 due to winter weather conditions.
The following shelter(s) will be providing spaces during this EWA:
Kitimat First Baptist Church
840 Columbia Avenue E
Hours: 8:00 pm – 8:00 am nightly
For more information: Shelter Coordinator, 250-279-0847
EWA issued by: Warren Waycheshen, Community Representative for the District of Kitimat, British Columbia