Meetings of the Lethbridge Emergency Advisory Committee are held once annually as established in the Council Calendar. The Committee may meet at the request of the Mayor or the Director of Emergency Management, whether or not an emergency or disaster exists.
The Lethbridge Emergency Advisory Committee will provide guidance and direction to the Lethbridge Emergency Management Agency and advise City Council on the development and status of emergency plans and programs annually.
During an Emergency or Disaster, the Committee shall:
- Receive updates regarding the Emergency or Disaster from the Agency;
- In accordance with the Act, declare a State of Local Emergency at an end when appropriate; and
- Perform additional powers or duties as described in the Act that has been assigned to it by City Council.
Please contact the Office of the City Clerk at 403-320-4741.
Who is on the Committee
The Committee is comprised of all members of City Council.
Bylaw 6179 is the City of Lethbridge Emergency Management Bylaw. This bylaw establishes and sets out the composition and duties of the Lethbridge Emergency Advisory Committee, the process for declaring a State of Local Emergency (SOLE), and establishes and sets out the composition and duties of the Lethbridge Emergency Management Agency.
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