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

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