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City Services

Emergency Response

The District of Summerland works in coordination with regional, provincial, and federal agencies to plan for and respond to emergency situations such as floods and wildfires. Listed below are links to pages dedicated to current and previous emergency events in Summerland, as well as some helpful resources for the public when planning for or dealing with emergency situations.

Current Events

For general inquiries and requests for assistance, call 250-486-3765.

If losses are encountered due to flooding, you may be eligible for assistance through the Disaster Financial Assistance program.

If evacuated from your home, call Emergency Social Services at 250-462-0823 for assistance.

For frequent status updates on all events, please follow our Facebook page.

For emergency assistance, call 9-1-1.

Previous Events

Disaster Financial Assistance

Following a disaster, the provincial government may declare the event eligible for Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA). Once declared, the DFA program may compensate individuals for essential uninsurable losses and/or reimburse local governments for damaged infrastructure. Visit the province's DFA website for more information on this program.

Emergency Social Services

If evacuated from your home, call 250-462-0823 for assistance.

Other Resources