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Are you prepared? York Region hosts 6th Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair

York Region invites residents to Plan, Prepare and Be Aware on Friday, May 12

Newmarket – The Regional Municipality of York will host a free Emergency Preparedness Fair. In recognition of National Emergency Preparedness Week which runs from May 7 to 13, the fair will feature fun interactive exhibits and vehicles from York Regional Police, York Region Paramedic Services, local fire services, the Canadian Red Cross and St. John Ambulance. There will also be tours and prizes.

By attending this free event, you will learn how to prepare yourself and your family for an emergency or disaster in York Region


Friday, May 12, 2017, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


York Region Administrative Centre
17250 Yonge Street, Town of Newmarket

For more information on York Region’s Emergency Management program, please visit

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns, and provides a variety of programs and services to almost 1.2 million residents, 50,000 businesses and 595,000 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at


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The Regional Municipality of York
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Cell: 289-221-2895

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