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Update, May 16, 9:30 p.m.: Workers North of Fort McMurray Under Controlled Precautionary Evacuation

The evacuation zone has increased north of the city of Fort McMurray due to evolving fire conditions. Several camps are affected by this evacuation. Approximately 8,000 people impacted.

The camps include:

  • Ruth Lake
  • Borealis Lodge
  • Millennium Lodge
  • Hudson
  • Mildred Lake

As a result of this evacuation, our transportation access has been altered in the region.

Hwy 63 southbound remains open.

Hwy 63 north of the city limits is closed.

Hwy 63 within the city remains open.

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All Winter Maintenance Zones are relaxed until further notice.