Emergency Preparedness

How to Prepare your Family for Emergencies

The personal emergency preparedness guide is available to help prepare you and your family for a variety of community emergencies.In the event the Mayor declares a natural or man-made Town emergency, the emergency response plan, will ensure a coordinated response for the Milton Community.

Alerts and Advisories

Wireless Alert Systems

A new Emergency Alert System (Alert Ready) came into effect April 6, 2018 for sending life-threatening emergency alerts to cell phones and wireless devices that are compatible with Wireless Public Alerting (WPA). Check your phone compatibility:


Health Alerts

Transportation Alerts


Weather / Flood Alerts

Spills Action Centre

Government of Ontario, Ministry of the Environment, Emergency Planning

Power Outages

Milton Hydro

Emergency Preparedness Resources