The Regional Emergency Management Organization (REMO Annapolis) is responsible for providing a prompt and coordinated response to emergencies that occur within its jurisdiction. “Emergency” is ‘an abnormal situation which, in order to limit danger to people, or damage to property or the environment, requires prompt action beyond normal procedures’.
REMO Advisory Committee – Mayor/Warden and a Councillor from each of the four municipalities (Town of Annapolis Royal, Town of Bridgetown, Town of Middleton and County of Annapolis)
REMO Planning Committee – CAO’s of the municipalities, Red Cross, Community Services, Annapolis Valley District Health Authority, Emergency Health Services, RCMP and Police Services, Greenwood Amateur Radio Club, Emergency Measures Organization (NS), Transportation & Infrastructure Renewal, Natural Resources, Ground Search & Rescue, Annapolis County Fire Services, Nova Scotia Power Incorporated, Public Works, Municipal Planning Departments, Regional Emergency Management Coordinator.
• KNOW THE RISKS
• MAKE A PLAN
• PREPARE A KIT(S)
• KNOW WHO TO CALL