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Emergency Preparedness

EM Wheel.jpg 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.



2017 Emergency Response Plan


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