Update on Evacuation Advisory for McKenzie Valley

Release Date: Sep 6, 2017  

Contact(s): Phone: 541-682-4150


Lane County Sheriff’s Office News Release

Date/Time Of Release: 9/6/2017 1:40 PM 

Nature Of Story: Update On Evacuation Advisory For McKenzie Valley

Details: 

The evacuation advisory for zones 8 and 9 on the map have been downgraded to a Level 2 evacuation, “Be Set” to evacuate. Below are the current evacuation advisories in place. 

Zone 10 remains at a level 3, “Go”, evacuate now. This includes the area south of Horse Creek Rd. on the attached map. 

Level 2, “Be Set” to evacuate for zones 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 on map. Residents and visitors in the McKenzie Valley between milepost 49-53 on Hwy 126 east remain at a Level 2, “Be Set” evacuation notice. 

Those in zones 8 and 9 have been downgraded to a Level 2, “be set” to evacuate. This includes Hwy 126 East of milepost 53 to the county line and north of Horse Creek Road. 

Level 1 Evacuation Advisory Remains for zones 3 and 4. A Level 1, “Be Ready” advisory, is still in place for residents and visitors in zones 3 and 4 on the attached map. This includes taking appropriate steps to be ready to evacuate due to fire danger, including packing a “go kit” with emergency supplies, important documents, prescription medications, clothing, and any other items you might need should you be away from home for several days. 

Zones 1 and 2 are not under an evacuation advisory at this time. 

View zone map

Sept 6 Evacuation Advisory Update (pdf 281 kb)

Byron M. Trapp, Sheriff 
Lane County Sheriff’s Office 
125 E. 8th Avenue
Eugene OR 97401

Phone: 541-682-3977 
Fax: 541-682-4522 
www.lanecounty.org/Departments/Sheriff
Email: sheriffs.office@co.lane.or.us