Public Safety

Residents advised to report damages from post-tropical storm Hanna (08/09/09)

NB 1298

Sept. 9, 2008

FREDERICTON (CNB) - People whose property has suffered damage as a result of heavy rains from post-tropical storm Hanna on Sept. 6 and 7 are requested by the Department of Public Safety's Emergency Measures Organization to report the damage to Service New Brunswick by telephone at 1-888-298-8555, or online at http://www.snb.ca/emo.

These reports will assist officials with the assessment of damages.

Important health and safety information, and tips for flood clean-up, are available on the River Watch webpage at www.gnb.ca/RiverWatch.

08/09/09

MEDIA CONTACTS: Chrystiane Mallaley, Department of Public Safety, 506-444-5267; NB-EMO, 506-453-2133 or 1-800-561-4034.

08/09/09