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Yarmouth County REMO
(Argyle / Yarmouth / Town)

The Regional Emergency Management Organization is charged with ensuring the safety and security of the residents of Yarmouth Town, the Municipality of Yarmouth, and the Municipality of Argyle, their property, and the environment, by providing for a prompt and coordinated response to an emergency.

Most emergencies are small and localized in nature, affecting a single person or a small group of people. These are handled by the appropriate emergency services organizations, such as the police or fire services.

But when the impact is broader, affecting a large number of people, the Emergency Management Organization steps in. Their role is to plan ahead before an emergency occurs, coordinate the provision of the Town and Municipal resources when an emergency occurs, and assist with analysis and evaluation after an emergency.

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Are You Prepared

Do you know the 3 steps to follow in any type of emergency?

Know The Risks

Across Canada, we face a number of hazards, which
can vary from region to region. Knowing what to
do is an important part of being prepared. Find out
about risks in your region and how to prepare for
different situations.

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Make A Plan

By definition, emergencies happen when we don’t
expect them, and often when families are not
together. Suddenly, you need to think about your
kids at school or elderly parents across town. If
phones don’t work,

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Get A Kit

In an emergency, you will need some basic
supplies. You may need to get by without power or
tap water. Be prepared to be self-sufficient for at
least 72 hours. You may have some of the items
already, such as food,

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About Yarmouth County
REMO

The Regional Emergency Management Organization is charged with ensuring the safety and security of the residents of Yarmouth Town, the Municipality of Yarmouth, and the Municipality of Argyle, their property, and the environment, by providing for a prompt and coordinated response to an emergency.

Most emergencies are small and localized in nature, affecting a single person or a small group of people. These are handled by the appropriate emergency services organizations, such as the police or fire services.​

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Incident Information

In the case of an Incident, up to date information may be found via the following:​

Nova Scotia Power – Outage
Information

maintains 24-hour, up-to-date
information on restoration, power
outage reporting, electrical hazard
or damage to NS Power equipment.
Phone: 1-877-428-6004 (toll free).​

Yarmouth REMO Facebook
Page

A great resource for information
during an emergency event.​

CJLS Radio

broadcasts at 95.5 FM for Yarmouth
County, 94.7 FM for the Town of
Yarmouth, 96.3 FM for Shelburne
County and 93.5 FM for Digby
County.​

SaltWire

network provides timely updates
and information as well as news
stories and more for the region on
its website.

Alertable

Never miss an emergency alert or general community notice from Yarmouth REMO. Download the FREE Alertable app for iOS and Android smartphones, Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant home devices, and Microsoft Teams and Slack workplace communication products. Sign up for FREE email, SMS, and phone call notifications. Alertable notifications will also be posted on our website and social media pages, or we can message you directly on Facebook Messenger. Notifications are fast, reliable, private, and easy to hear, see, and read. Choose the notification option, or combination of options, that is right for you.

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Shane Strong

Regional Emergency
Management Coordinator

Max Stulberger

Deputy Regional Emergency
Management Coordinator

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Yarmouth County Regional
Emergency Management

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