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NWT Emergency Response Update – September 12, 2023 5:00pm

Press Release

Residents and evacuees can call 1-844-259-1793 to ask questions about evacuation or contact

September 12 Public Safety Bulletin

Re-entry Update

  • Yesterday, 466 vehicles crossed the Deh Cho Bridge northbound. There were no GNWT Re-Entry flights.
  • Reminder for any remaining evacuees. When you are checking out of your hotel please do that at the front desk. Do not leave without going through the check out process with your hotel.

South Slave Pre-Registration is Open

To assist with planning for re-entry of evacuees of the South Slave communities of Hay River, Fort Smith, and Kátł’odeeche First Nation, pre-registration for re-entry flights is now available both online and over the phone. Information on pre-registering can be found on this page:

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