Emergency Preparedness

The Township's Emergency Response Plan outlines the operations and procedures we will follow in the event of an emergency.

Emergency Management Ontario website provides information about emergencies affecting Ontarians, how you can prepare for disasters and offers subscription notifications.

72 Hours: Is Your Family Prepared ?

If an emergency happens it may take emergency workers some time to reach you. You should be prepared to take care of yourself and your family for a minimum of 72 hours.

Learn how quick and easy it is to become better prepared to face a range of emergencies - anytime, anywhere. Use this guide to create your own emergency plan. Use the checklists to build a 72-hour emergency kit. These basic steps will help you take care of yourself and your loved ones during an emergency.

Learn how to prepare your household emergency survival kit .

Risks to our Environment

For information on flooding, winter weather conditions, drought and the risks involved, see the following:

Ministry of Transportation - information on winter driving, safe driving practices

Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change - information on climate change

Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority - drought conditions, well water concerns

Quinte Conservation Authority - drought conditions, well water concerns

 Kingston Frontenac Public Health - extreme heat and extreme cold conditions, safe food storage, boil water advisory, floods etc.


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