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 staff and stakeholders involved in responding to and recovering from an emergency

  • An annual emergency exercise to provide an opportunity for city staff and stakeholders to practice responding to emergencies

  • A public education and awareness program about risks to public safety and how to be prepared for an emergency

More information:

Sonia Singh
Emergency Preparedness Coordinator
905.477.7000 x2471

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