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Emergency Plan

The Mississauga Emergency Plan

About the plan

The purpose of the Plan is to make provisions for the extraordinary arrangements and measures that may be necessary for maintaining and protecting life, property, environment and the economy, when faced with an emergency. The Plan guides City and emergency staff and ensures that all actions are coordinated to best protect citizens.

What is an emergency?

"A situation or an impending situation that constitutes a danger of major proportions that could result in serious harm to persons or substantial damage to property and that is caused by the forces of nature, a disease or other health risk, an accident or an act whether intentional or otherwise" (Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act).