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montreal sirens

On September 23, warning sirens will sound off across eight different Montreal industrial plants as part of an annual emergency alarm test. The siren will go off between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. and will be heard in neighbourhoods across the island.

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Don't panic, folks. The world isn't ending yet! Montreal factories will be testing their emergency siren alert system this weekend.

In Montreal, nine major factories have alert sirens in case of an industrial leak or environmental emergency. The city tests these sirens every year.

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