Mono residents have access to a number of resources to help them prepare for and deal with various emergencies including severe weather.
Be it winter driving conditions, storms or other events that affect services or utilities, there are many resources you can turn to for information.
Emergency Preparedness/Civic Emergency
Dufferin County Emergency Services
Emergency Management Ontario
Information by Emergency Management Ontario (EMO) to inform and assist Ontarians when affected by emergencies; including their Facebookpage, a Twitter feed & guides on how to prepare your family and what to do if disaster strikes.
You should be prepared to take care of yourself and your family for a minimum of 72 hours. This Government of Canada website offers guides and resources to assist you to Get Prepared.
The Town of Mono Roads Department constructs and maintains municipal roads and bridges. Road maintenance involves grading, repairing and improving road and bridge structures, maintaining signs, culverts, ditches and shoulders, snow clearing and salt/sanding in the winter months.
If you are aware of a road hazard on a municipal road (i.e. a missing Stop sign, dangerous washout or dead deer blocking the road), please notify us at 519.941.3599, extension 225, during office hours (Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.).
After office hours, please call 519.939.2480 and leave a message (time, date and nature of emergency).
Dufferin Road Closures
Dufferin County maintains an up to date list of road closures, winter road conditions and lane restrictions for all county roads within the county.
The following roads are County roads and problems on them should be referred to Dufferin County Roads Department at 519.941.2775 or 519.925.6661 during regular hours Monday to Friday, or after hours via pager at 519.939.7870:
- Hockley Valley Road (County Road #7);
- County Road #16 (Veterans Way);
- Mono Centre Road (County Road #8);
- Airport Road (County Road #18);
- County Road #10;
Traveller's Road Information Portal
The MTO's Traveller's Road Information Portal (TRIP) details unscheduled road closures and events for provincial highways.
- » Interactive map
- » Road Closures
- » Twitter @511Ontario
- » Phone : 511
Environment Canada's weather web site provides official weather warnings, current conditions & forecasts.
The Weather Network
The Weather Network have a team of more than 40 meteorologists that update its forecasts more often than any other media source in Canada.
Hydro One Storm Centre
Hydro One provides detailed outage information online and in the palm of your hand with their Storm Centre Outage Maps and Hydro One Mobile application.
Bell Canada Service Status
Check the Bell Internet service status to see if there's an outage in your area.
For Bell land line problems call:
- » 6-1-1 from a Bell landline
- » *611 from a Bell mobile phone
- » 310-BELL (2355) from any phone (area code not required)