Flood News: April 1-16 2017

Posted on April 17, 2017


Flood News for April 1st to April 16th, 2017. All of your flood and climate change news is available below.


Climate Change and Flood Management

 
🔗 ICLR to host webinar on lot-level approaches to control urban flood risk and mitigate basement flooding – Canadian Underwriter, April 7th, 2017

🔗 Opinion: It’s good business for cities to prepare for climate change – Edmonton Journal, April 6th, 2017

🔗 ICLR launches backwater valve installation website for homeowners and professionals – Canadian Underwriter, April 5th, 2017


CALGARY

 
🔗 Government pledges millions to improve flood preparedness in Calgary – CTV News, April 12th, 2017


MANITOBA

 
🔗 Flooding could force more than 100 from homes in Northern Manitoba – CBC News, April 15th, 2017

🔗 Flood warning in effect for area around The Pas, Man. – CBC News, April 13th, 2017

🔗 Assiniboine, Souris rivers on rise as overland floods subside in Manitoba – CBC News, April 10th, 2017

🔗 Brandon prepares for flood as Assiniboine River approaches peak – CTV News, April 10th, 2017

🔗 Spring flooding in Manitoba changing route of asylum seekers – CBC News, April 8th, 2017

🔗 Flooding creek cuts off roads, floods basements in western Manitoba First Nation – CBC News, April 6th, 2017

🔗 Brandon flood prep underway as Assiniboine River expected to crest next week – CBC News, April 4th, 2017

🔗 Peguis waters receding, but province’s flood fears continue – CBC News, April 3RD, 2017

🔗 Worst flood in decades threatens 300 properties in Carman, Man. – CBC News, April 3RD, 2017


MONTREAL

 
🔗 200 homes flooded in Sainte-Thérèse, Laval rivers still rising – Global News, April 8th, 2017

🔗 Flood watch across Quebec this weekend as temperatures rise – Montreal Gazette, April 8th, 2017

🔗 Sainte-Thérèse could have done more to prevent flood damage, says resident – CBC News, April 8th, 2017

🔗 Heavy rain leads to flooded streets, basements in Montreal area – CBC News, April 7th, 2017


NEW BRUNSWICK

 

🔗 New Brunswick emergency officials remind people to stay vigilant about flooding – Global News, April 16th, 2017

🔗 St. John River flooding risk is low, province says – CBC News, April 15th, 2017

🔗 Perth-Andover still waiting for help with flood-damage plans – CBC News, April 8th, 2017

🔗 City of Rigaud on flood alert – Global News, April 7th, 2017

🔗 Province to review Perth-Andover flood adaptation plan – Global News, April 6th, 2017


NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

 
🔗 Water woes: Seniors in Dover dealing with flooded basement since Saturday – CBC News, April 12th, 2017


ONTARIO

 
🔗 Windsor Launches Basement Flooding Survey – AM800 CKLW, April 5th, 2017


OTTAWA

 
🔗 Rideau River floods streets in Ottawa South and East as water levels rise – Ottawa Citizen, April 8th, 2017

🔗 Heavy rainfall washes out roads around Ottawa – CBC News, April 8th, 2017

🔗 Rideau River overflowing in Old Ottawa South – CBC News, April 7th, 2017

🔗 Heavy rainfall raises the risk of flooding on area rivers – CTV News, April 5th, 2017


PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

 
🔗 ‘Slight risk of localized flooding’ in rain Friday – CBC News, April 7th, 2017


SASKATCHEWAN

 
🔗 Some Sask. homeowners will be able buy overland flood insurance – CBC News, April 12th, 2017

🔗 Saskatchewan residents moved to hotels amid flood concerns – The Toronto Star, April 5th, 2017

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