SLRD Alert is a new emergency notification service for Area C residents

The SLRD Alert service strengthens communications during emergency events whenever there is a heightened threat from a natural hazard. The most common natural hazards facing residents of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District are forest fires, floods, debris flows and landslides, extreme weather, earthquakes and avalanches. SLRD Alert enables the regional district to communicate timely and relevant … Continue reading SLRD Alert is a new emergency notification service for Area C residents

SLRD launches new emergency notification system for electoral area residents

With the current wildfire situation, the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) has decided to launch an emergency notification system earlier than originally planned to get important information out to the public in the event of an emergency. SLRD Alert enables district staff to quickly and effectively communicate with all registered contacts through telephone, text or email … Continue reading SLRD launches new emergency notification system for electoral area residents

20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #20 FINAL DAY!

The 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge:  Step#20 – FINAL DAY As the Final Day of the Emergency Preparedness Challenge – we want to see your Emergency Kits! Submit a photo(s) to “the Village of Pemberton” FaceBook page. Check you insurance policy and make records of your possessions. Place important documents such as wills, passports, insurance papers, … Continue reading 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #20 FINAL DAY!

20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #19

The 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge:  Step#19 Keep a leash or pet carrier near your emergency kit and add three-day supply of pet food. Post photos of your challenge progress to “the Village of Pemberton” FaceBook page. The Village of Pemberton and SLRD Emergency Management programs are challenging all residents to a 20 Day Preparedness Challenge. Beginning … Continue reading 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #19

20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #18

The 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge:  Step#18 Add a pocket knife (Swiss army style), cutlery, a whistler and spare set of house and car keys to your kit . Post photos of your challenge progress to “the Village of Pemberton” FaceBook page. The Village of Pemberton and SLRD Emergency Management programs are challenging all residents to … Continue reading 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #18

20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #17

The 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge:  Step#17 Add some freeze-dried or foil pouch food products such as meats, soups, vegetables and stews to your emergency kit. Add evaporated or powdered milk and cereal to your kits.  Post photos of your challenge progress to “the Village of Pemberton” FaceBook page. The Village of Pemberton and SLRD Emergency … Continue reading 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #17

20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #15

The 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge:  Step#15 Add personal toiletries (e.g. toilet paper, handy wipes, soap, detergent, toothbrush, toothpaste, comb, sanitary supplies) to your emergency kit. Post photos of your challenge progress to “the Village of Pemberton” FaceBook page. The Village of Pemberton and SLRD Emergency Management programs are challenging all residents to a 20 Day Preparedness … Continue reading 20 Day Emergency Preparedness Challenge: Step #15