The RM of Hanover recently celebrated the completion of renovations at the municipality’sEmergency Operations Center by unveiling new equipment purchased specifically for the facility.
On February 11 the RM of Hanover officially recognized the contribution of funds to the municipality for the renovation of the municipality’s Emergency Operations Centre.
Provencher MP Vic Toews was on hand to turn on a new backup generator located at the RM of Hanover’s Emergency Operations Center located inside the municipal office building.
RM of Hanover Emergency Coordinator Dennis Vassart expects that the new equipment will make things easier for the people working within the emergency center if the need arose.
The new generator and other equipment were purchased by the municipality using federal funds from the Joint Emergency Preparedness Program (JEPP). The JEPP grant was $21,865. In addition to the generator, the municipality was able to purchase some cots, laptops and communications equipment
The RM of Hanover council along with Provencher MP Vic Toews and other dignitaries check out the new generator purchased for the municipality’s emergency operations centre.