How will we be notified of an evacuation?
- You can expect to be notified of an emergency evacuation by a member of the Halifax regional fire and emergency team, a Halifax police officer, or a ground search and rescue team member will visit your residence to advise an evacuation order.
- A public safety announcement will be made to all local media outlets and social media channels : @hfxgov @hfxmoments
- Stay informed with hfxALERT.
Where should we go if we are notified of an evacuation?
- Residents of the affected area will be asked to relocate to a designated comfort Centre or to their preferred safe location site.
- Comfort centers will always be opened outside the affected zone.
- If you have been affected by a personal disaster and require assistance, contact the Red Cross :1-800-222-9597
Where can I find more information?
What should I do to stay safe?
- Listen to your authorities follow their direction, be ready for evacuation, help your neighbors.
- Make an emergency plan
How can I help?