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​Emergency Preparedness

EM Wheel.jpg http://www.viha.ca/NR/rdonlyres/50E82C1F-B679-45D8-875F-07E6E67E4BD9/0/emerg_mgmt_cycle.jpgText Box: Emergency Preparedness (EP) Week always falls during the week of May 9th and is a Canada-wide initiative to increase awareness of individual and family preparedness.  Watch for information booths at the Municipal office and the Orillia Square Mall.

Fire Chief and Deputy Fire Chief are the Community Emergency Management Coordinator (CEMC) and alternate CEMC as required under the Emergency Planning Act.

Severn Township has developed a comprehensive Emergency Plan.  In the event of an emergency, notices will appear on the website and instructions will be broadcast on the local radio stations.



Emergency Response Plan Only for 2020


For more information follow the links below: 

Simcoe Muskoka Emergency Management


Public Safety Canada

Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada

Emergency Management Ontario

The Canadian Red Cross

The Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Public Weather Alerts