Notification Page

Test of the Emergency Notification Page

On October 17 Saanich’s emergency notification web page will be showcased on The website, along with social media, are main communication channels for the District of Saanich during an emergency.

Key Messages:

A vehicle has collided with Pearkes Arena resulting in an ammonia leak.  The arena has been evacuated and there are no reports of injuries

We have multiple emergency responders on scene, including Saanich Fire, Saanich Police and CRD HazMat

We appreciate this will be impacting a lot of people, particularly those living and working in the area.  If you live or work in this area, please stay indoors with your windows and and doors closed.  If you are in medical distress, please call 9-1-1.

This will be an ongoing event and we ask that people avoid this area.  

Updates will be posted on our twitter feed  @x_Yellow_Cloud

Follow Saanich Emergency Program on Twitter: @SaanichEP
Follow Saanich Fire on Twitter: @SaanichFire