Update on Kaslo Landslide Monday at 6pm...


Zwicky Road, Kaslo Landslide - Geotechnical Assessment Continues

April 20, 2017

Nelson, BC

For Immediate Release

The Regional District of Central Kootenay has received a report from geotechnical engineers regarding the Zwicky Road, Kaslo Landslide. At this time the evacuation order for six homes below the slide remains in place.

The RDCK will review the report and will accompany geotechnical engineers while they continue to assess the slide tomorrow and Saturday. The RDCK will keep the public updated as more information becomes available.

Residents are reminded that therewill be a public meeting held in Kaslo on Monday April 24th at 6pm to update residents on the landslide. The meeting will be held at the Kaslo Royal Canadian Legion Hall, located at 403 5th Street in Kaslo.

Residents can contact the Emergency Operations Centre Reception for more information at1-866-522-7701 or 250-352-7701.