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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