Storm hits the region
We dodged a bullet…that from local PEP Coordinator Mike Fornier, who says for the most part the valley came out unscathed from the storm that is hammering the region.
BC Hydro spokesperson Stephen Watson says no major flooding is reported.
BC Hydro responded to a few minor power outages but quickly restored power to those affected areas. Meanwhile a portion of the Riverway Walkway has been closed due to flooding, City of Courtenay spokesperson John Ward.
Meanwhile a boil water advisory remains in effect for the Comox Valley water system.