Emergency Management

Chestermere Emergency Management Agency

 

The Chestermere Emergency Management Agency (CHEMA) is run by the City of Chestermere and exists to coordinate disaster assistance and relief efforts in the event of a city-wide emergency. CHEMA meets regularly to discuss emergency prevention, plan responses, determine relief efforts and ensure agreements are in place with partner organizations.

If you have any questions about CHEMA, please call the City at (403) 207-7050.

In the Event of a Local Emergency


  • If you are asked to evacuate during an emergency, immediately follow the instructions of all emergency personnel.
  • If you need immediate assistance, call 9-1-1.
  • Please stay tuned to radio, TV, Alberta Emergency Alerts, or this website for the latest information and updates.

Preparing for an Emergency



72 Hour Kits:


In the event of an extended emergency, you may be asked to stay in your home with your family for up to 72 hours.

Ensure that you are prepared for such an event by having a 72-hour kit ready with the following:
  • Battery powered or wind up radio
  • Bottled water
  • Cash
  • Emergency plan with contact information
  • Extra keys
  • First aid kit
  • Food
  • Manual can opener
  • Special needs items (prescription medications, etc.)
Learn more about preparing your family for an emergency at www.getprepared.gc.ca.

You can also download Red Cross Emergency Preparedness Information here.

Be notified!


To get the latest information during an emergency, sign up to receive notifications or follow the following sites:

Past Emergency Alerts


Check out past Emergency Alerts