Flood Gate and Siren Testing

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Flood Gate and Siren Testing

The Town takes steps to ensure it remains vigilant and prepared during the annual spring thaw. This year, the following tests occurred:

  • May 3, Flood Gate Testing: Staff ensure the gate is functioning well after the winter season and review routines related to flood gate operations in an emergency.
  • May 6, Siren Testing: Test of the permanent outdoor sirens and HighRiver Alert system

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