Public Service Announcement

Emergency Preparedness Week – May 3 to May 9, 2020

Information for the Public

Release Date: May 4, 2020


The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay Volunteer Fire Department is reminding residents that May 3 to May 9, 2020, is Emergency Preparedness Week. This year marks the 25th annual Emergency Preparedness Week in Canada.

This year, the COVID-19 global pandemic has had a significant impact on the Upper Lake Melville area. While governments at all levels are working hard to keep us safe; now, more than ever, we understand that we all have a role to play in emergency preparedness. You can help to protect yourself, and others, against COVID-19 by staying informed.

Follow the below link for more information on how you can be prepared in the event of an emergency.

Are you registered for the Upper Lake Melville Emergency Alerts System? Click the below link to find out more: