The City of Markham has an emergency management program. It meets the requirements of Ontario’s Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act and Ontario Regulation 380/04.

Markham’s Emergency Management Program (MEMP) consists of:

  • An emergency plan based on hazards and threats identified in Markham.
  • Annual training for Markham employees involved in responding to emergency.
  • An annual emergency exercise to provide an opportunity for city staff to practice how to respond in an emergency.
  • A public education program about risks to public safety and how to be prepared for an emergency.

Read The City of Markham’s Emergency Plan (MEMP) [PDF].

For more information on the MEMP, please contact:

Sonia Singh, Emergency Preparedness Coordinator
905.477.7000 extension 2471
Email: ssingh@markham.ca