Storm Preparedness Week, Nov. 3-9
Storm Preparedness Week, Nov. 3-9, is an opportunity to remind New Brunswickers of the need to be ready in case of an emergency.
The week is being recognized by the provincial government and its New Brunswick Emergency Measures Organization (NBEMO) along with partners like NB Power, Saint John Energy and the Canadian Red Cross.
“We cannot control how much snow will fall or how high a river will rise,” said Public Safety Minister Carl Urquhart. “What we can control is how informed people are to prepare for and deal with severe weather events. It can never be emphasized enough: preparedness begins at home. Happily, we are seeing that people are taking steps to ensure they, their families, and their communities are ready.”
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