I would like to thank everyone who helped us out after the August 20, 2009 tornado. A special thank you to Constable Ian Sanderson of the Hanover Police Service, the Ontario Provincial Police, Owen Sound Police Service, Shelburne Police Service, Hanover Police Service, Saugeen Shores Police Service, Grey County
EMS, West Grey and Hanover Fire Services, West Grey Works Department, Victim Services, West Grey Emergency Control Group and Council, Mayor Kevin Eccles and Deputy Mayor Dan Sullivan, Ontario Hydro and Union Gas. I would also like to thank the members of the West Grey Police Service including auxiliary members and administration, many of whom worked numerous hours. I would also like to thank citizens who assisted us with traffic and security details as well as the Durham Legion, Lions Club, businesses and citizens who dontated food and water. Finally, I would like to thank the many citizens and media who respected the job we had to do.
We could not have done it without you.
Rene M. Berger,
Chief of Police