Mayor's comments on Millvale tragedy
Published: Tuesday, 14 September 2021 16:27
I am shocked and saddened by this tragedy. On behalf of the council and staff at the Municipality of the County of Cumberland, I wish to convey our heartfelt condolences to the family members and friends of this young family. To them, I would say that I cannot begin to imagine the depth of your grief, but I can say that Cumberland County is full of caring communities and we are here for you.
It is in times of pain and sadness that we often see the best side of our neighbours shine through. Thank you to those who are organizing benefits and finding ways to support the family in their grief.
Finally, to the first responders who have attended to the event, thank you for your professionalism and for your service to your community. It is well recognized that events such as these can have deep and long-lasting impacts on those who respond and our thoughts are with you as well during this time.