The City of Pitt Meadows prepares for major emergencies or disasters, such as flooding, wildfires, earthquakes or pandemics. It is your responsibility to be prepared and stay informed.

Current Alerts

October 15, 2021 - High Streamflow Advisory
Due to heavy rainfall, the BC River Forecast Centre has issued a High Streamflow Advisory Friday through Sunday. Please use caution near rivers, especially with children and pets, as the rising water levels could have strong currents and could destabilize riverbanks. Learn more: pittmeadows.ca/riverwatch.

June 2021 - COVID-19 Pandemic (ongoing)
The City is actively monitoring updates from local, provincial and federal health authorities and is committed to taking action as directed by these agencies to protect the safety of residents.  Updates will be posted on the City’s social media channels and pittmeadows.ca/covid19.

Stay Informed

Flood Forecasts and Advisories

Pitt Meadows is most at risk of flooding in May and June. Know your flood risk and be prepared to act.

The City monitors river levels with gauges in several locations, and works with the Province of B.C. to prepare for potential flooding.

Evacuation Alerts and Orders

The City of Pitt Meadows may issue an Evacuation Alert or Evacuation Order in response to major disasters or emergencies. Learn more about evacuations.

Additional Rescources

Remember to stay calm and follow instructions from local authorities during an emergency.

Find additional resources to help prepare yourself and your family for emergencies:

Resource Library

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