Report an Emergency

Call 9-1-1 if there is immediate danger to human health or property & you need Police, Fire or Paramedic services.


Dealing with Emergencies



How to Prepare


Where else can I receive alerts?

 
City Alerts

Current Alerts:

Extreme Cold Weather

Temperatures in Mississauga are set to drop overnight.
 

If You Need Assistance

Emergency Assistance: 9-1-1
More information on how to stay warm: 3-1-1


Tips for Cold Days

  • Stay indoors as much as possible.
  • Plan ahead by checking the weather forecast before heading out.
  • Dress to suit the weather. Wear multiple layers of loose fitting clothes, (including a hat, scarf and mittens) and cover up as much exposed skin as possible.
  • Drink warm fluids but avoid caffeinated and alcoholic beverages as they cause your body to lose heat more rapidly.
  • Reschedule or plan outdoor activities for another day.
  • More information on how to stay safe in cold weather.


Community Centre Hours

During the alert various community centres are available to those who are looking to get out of the cold: Community Centre Locations and Hours.



Remember Your Pets

Animal Care and Control By-law Extreme Weather Standards of Care are in effect. Bring in pets without adequate shelter. Check Environment Canada for details on weather Conditions.

 

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