Dec 27: Roads reopened

Dec 27, 10am: Overnight rain and this morning’s king tide event did not impact water levels on the Chemainus River, and roads in the area have now reopened to motorists. An evacuation alert remains in place for select properties, and will be reviewed later this afternoon.

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