"The Brandon Emergency Support Team undertook 'Exercise Leaving Home' as a way to both learn and educate at the same time," explains Brian Kayes, the City of Brandon's Director of Emergency Management.
"The Brandon Emergency Support Team is committed to educating the community in any way it can to deal with emergency response situations," Kayes
"Exercises like the ones we organize will only help to further strengthen the City's
ability to respond to emergencies and disasters when they do grip our community."
will travel to Sydney, Nova Scotia, next month to accept the award on behalf of the City of Brandon
, the Brandon Police Service and the Brandon Emergency Support Team.
The award will be presented during the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference on Aug.20th