Sponsors: Skeena Queen Charlotte Regional District
Endorsed by the NCLGA and UBCM Memberships
WHEREAS the coastal communities of British Columbia are at risk of significant loss of life in the event of a tsunami;
AND WHEREAS the key to effectively managing the risk within each community, in the event of a Tsunami, is a warning system;
AND WHEREAS many coastal communities have limited financial resources to provide critical emergency response services:
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the NCLGA and UBCM lobby the Provincial Government to increase financial support for all coastal communities to provide emergency response warnings systems.