Emergency Measures Organization

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Are you Prepared? EMO Argyle Emergency Preparedness Pamphlet


Do you know the 3 steps to follow in any type of emergency?

Step 1-Know the risks
Step 2 -Make a plan
Step 3- Get a kit

Our Argyle Emergency Measures Office is located in our municipal building at 27 Court House Rd in Tusket. We are here to help our residents every step of the way. Our group of dedicated municipal staff, community volunteers and our valuable community partners aim to ensure the safety and security of Argyle residents, their property and the environment by providing for a prompt and coordinated response to an emergency. To contact us, please phone (902) 648-2314 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or follow us on Facebook at “Argyle Emergency Measures”.

72 Hour Prep

There are PDF documents at Get Prepared for “72 hour preparedness and Severe Storms".

Power outage information

Nova Scotia Power maintains a 24-hour up-to-date restoration information line where you can also report a power outage, electrical hazard or damage to NS Power equipment. You may phone 1-877-428-6004 (toll free) or visit Nova Scotia Power - Outage Information.

Local radio, print and online media

In the case of an emergency, up to date information may be found via the following:

  • Argyle Emergency Measures Facebook page - A great resource for information during an emergency event.
  • CJLS radio broadcasts at 95.5 FM for most of Yarmouth County. They also have repeater transmitters at 96.3 FM Shelburne County and 93.5 FM Digby County. Up to date information is also found on their website at www.cjls.com
  • CIFA radio broadcasts in Acadian French at 104.1 FM throughout our region.
  • Vanguard - this weekly newspaper is published every Tuesday but is also featured on the web where it posts timely updates and information as well as news stories and other stories from its print edition daily.

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