2020 Flood Preparedness Seminars

The Manitoba Emergency Measures Organization 2020 Flood Preparedness Seminars are designed to provide local authorities, emergency services personnel and volunteers with the latest forecast on water levels for the major water systems in the province. Invited to attend the half-day event are:

  • Mayors/Reeves
  • Councils
  • Chief Administrative Officers
  • Emergency Coordinators
  • Chiefs and Councils of Manitoba First Nations
  • Emergency Services staff
  • Non-Government Organizations (NGO)

Topics

  • Flood Outlook - Manitoba Infrastructure Water Management and Structures Division - Hydrologic Forecast Centre
  • Water Control and Flood Protection Infrastructure - Manitoba Infrastructure Water Management and Structures Division
  • Recovery and Mitigation - Disaster Financial Assistance - Manitoba EMO
  • Preparedness and Response (including evacuations and Emergency Social Services) - Manitoba EMO, Manitoba Families Emergency Social Services

Participants

Municipal, Provincial, First Nations, Federal and NGO personnel that are expected to play a role prior to, during and after flood operations.

Agenda

Flood Seminar Agenda

Dates and Location

  • Monday, March 9, 2020 (9:00 a.m. – noon) – Red River Basin - Morris Multiplex, Crocus Room, 380 Stampede Grounds, Morris
  • Tuesday, March 10, 2020 (9:00 a.m. – noon) – Assiniboine and Souris River Basins - Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre, 3550 Victoria Avenue, Brandon
  • Wednesday, March 11, 2020 (9:00 a.m. – noon) –Interlake, Winnipeg River Basin - Selkirk Recreation Complex Hall (lower hall/east entrance), 180 Easton Drive, Selkirk

Cost

There is no registration fee. Accommodation and transportation costs are the responsibility of participant or sponsor.

Additional Information

If you have any questions, please email emo@gov.mb.ca or call the main office at 204-945-3050.

Registration

Download the Registration Form to print

Email

Send your scanned registration form to EMO at emo@gov.mb.ca.

Fax

Complete the registration form and fax it to EMO at 204-945-4929.