It is important that you are prepared for emergencies as it may take time for responders to get to you in the event of a major disaster.

Tips to get Prepared

  1. Make a Plan (visit the Municipality's Be Prepared page for tips on escape plans);
  2. Have a 72 Hour Emergency Kit readily available (visit the Municipality’s Preparing for the Unexpected page) and make sure everyone knows where it is; 
  3. Read up on the hazards identified and know what your needs will be in the event of an emergency;
  4. For general information on hazards visit the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services website.

If you have questions please call the Municipal Office and speak with Fire Chief Dean Maxwell or Deputy Fire Chief Jacob Grove at 705-744-2700 or by email at You may also reach our Designated Officer & CEMC (Community Emergency Managemant Coordinator), Rene Knight at 705-840-8492.