September 29, 2003
The Forum, entitled Together we are Prepared, will bring members of non-government and community organizations together with York Regional Police Services, Fire Services, Emergency Medical Services, and regional emergency management staff to better define roles and responsibilities in the event of a large-scale disaster or emergency.
PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: (attendees with emergency vehicle display)
The Forum will feature a number of speakers from different emergency management organizations, an outdoor display of various types of emergency response vehicles and the Salvation Army emergency response unit. There will also be educational displays featuring the various community organizations in the Regional Administration building.
Contact: Joan Prentice, Emergency Management Services,
- (905) 830-4444, ext. 1230
Contact: Patrick Casey, Senior Media Relations Specialist, York Region