Regional District to hold town hall meetings regarding floods

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The Regional District (PRRD) will be holding town hall meetings in partnership with the District of Chetwynd and the City of Dawson Creek to update residents on the situation after floods ripped through the areas.

Dawson Creek:  Monday, June 20, 2016 EnCana Events Centre, Upper Lobby at 7:00 p.m.

Chetwynd:  Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Chetwynd Recreation Centre, Cottonwood Room, 7:00 p.m.

The Regional District is encouraging those affected by the floods to attend these meetings. Representatives from the Disaster Financial Assistance Program will go into detail about what the application process includes to apply for financial assistance and what the eligibility requirements are.

More information will be provided on the Resiliency Centres that are going to be set up to help people with applications. They will also be able to provide referrals to other resources that may be available to those who need them.