Emergency Preparedness


2019 Flood Information

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing has confirmed that specific areas of Mississippi Mills have been activated for disaster recovery and assistance funding through the province's Disaster Recovery Assistance for Ontarians (DRAO) program.

To learn more about the application process, eligibility, activated areas and more please refer to the documents attached and check out the provincial Disaster Assistance website for further information and updates. Ontario.ca/DisasterAssistance

The deadline for the Province to receive applications for assistance from affected properties in Lanark County is September 26, 2019.

Any questions regarding DRAO and the application process should be directed to the provincial government through e-mail at DisasterAssistance@Ontario.ca or
phone 1-844-780-8925

The Municipality will continue to provide updates and information as it becomes available from the province.

1. Activated Map Area - UPDATED
2. DRAO Information Sheet
3. DRAO Guidelines
4. DRAO Application form - Homeowners and tenants
5. DRAO Application form - Small Business Owners, Farms and not-for-profit organizations

Emergency Preparedness Information

The personal emergency preparedness guide is available to help prepare you and your family for a variety of community emergencies.

Emergency Preparedness Guide

Emergency Response Plan

Flood Impact and Recovery Guide

Health Unit - Fact Sheet (Septic System)

In the event the Mayor declares a natural or man-made Municipal emergency, the emergency response plan will ensure a coordinated response for the community.

Please note: the emergency response plan and other public safety information is available in an accessible format upon request by contacting the Municipal Office.