Emergency Measures Organization

Miramichi district emergency operations centre de-activated (08/10/29)

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October 29, 2008

FREDERICTON (CNB) - The Miramichi district emergency operations centre was de-activated at 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28.

Heavy rains throughout the province resulted in several road closures in the Miramichi region due to flooding. Officials from the Department of Transportation continue to assess the situation. A list of traffic advisories is available on the Department of Transportation website.

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MEDIA CONTACTS: Emergency Measures Organization, 506-453-2133; Tracey Burkhardt, communications, Department of Transportation, 506-453-5634.

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