Open Letter to the Community
Posted: Nov 30, 2021 | By: Webmaster
Letter from Mayor, Council & Staff
The District of Tofino Mayor, Council and staff would like to thank the community of Tofino during these past few days of the Atmospheric River events. The preparedness and actions taken by the community as a whole demonstrates the resilience of Tofitians.
The Emergency Operations Centre is in the process of demobilizing as the rains subside. The communications team will continue to monitor the situation and update the public via the District of Tofino website and social media channels as needed.
Sandbag stations will remain open until Noon on Wednesday, December 1, 2021. The public are welcome to keep their sandbags for future events or they can be returned to the filling stations.
In the spirit of staying prepared here are some important resources below:
- Download the Prepared BC Flood Preparedness Guide
- Build an emergency grab and go bag
- Make an emergency plan
- Assess private property risk areas and protect from flooding w/sandbags
Stay informed with emergency updates from the District of Tofino social media channels and sign up for Voyent Alert! emergency notifications.
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