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Advisory - Saint John EMO and Brunswick Pipeline Mock Exercise – September 25, 2014

23-Sep-2014

On Thursday, September 25, 2014, the Saint John Emergency Management Organization (EMO) will be participating in a mock exercise led by Brunswick Pipeline.

The exercise scenario will simulate the report of a possible natural gas pipeline incident within City limits and will take place in the Fernhill Cemetery area (East) from 10 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Residents in the area may notice emergency response vehicles and increased activity during this time. There should not be any interruptions to traffic, homes or local businesses.
 
The NB Emergency Measures Organization, Saint John Police, Ambulance NB, NB Power and Saint John Energy will also be participating in the exercise.

The exercise is designed to test emergency response and communications practices.