Friday, April 12, 2024

Flood update in Laval

Planned closure of the temporary bridge of Île Bigras The temporary bridge on Île Bigras is still under high surveillance due to anticipated increases in the water levels over the...

Flood update

The city of Laval continues to concentrate its efforts in the most impacted areas and calls on all citizens affected by the floods to inform the 311 call centre...

Ile Bizard residents had a plan for Joly Street to prevent further flooding

by Rhonda Massad with files from Nader G. Barsoum Frustration was on the menu at the May, public council meeting in Ile Bizard. The question period was filled with flood-related questions...
Great Western Park, Montreal, Valerie Plante, West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad

Montréal announces the creation of the Grand Parc de l’Ouest

Maps are changing on the Island of Montreal these last few months.  Flood maps are being addressed across the province and now a bold green push will change, or...
The Hidden Dangers of Flood Waters, dangers to avoid

Committee seeks your input on how floods impacted your property or business

2019 saw record and near record high water levels in the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Basin. With that in mind Canada and the United States created the International...
Flood 2019

Beware of phone scam collecting money for flood victims

Please note that the only official place to make a donation to the flood victims is the Red Cross. They will not be contacting you by phone.  A most...
The Hidden Dangers of Flood Waters, dangers to avoid

The Hidden Dangers of Flood Waters, dangers to avoid

According to the UMPC Health Beat, while floods can certainly destroy personal property, they can also have another, even more, dangerous effect — on your health. There are several different...
Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, Mtlflood2019, Flood,

Stolen sandbags and Mother Nature leave dikes vulnerable in Pierrefonds and Ile Bizard

About 150 homes were saved from the waters after a dike gave way, leaving a gap of five feet in the dike, in Pierrefonds on Tuesday. More than thirty men...
The Hidden Dangers of Flood Waters, dangers to avoid

Gov agrees to review Flood Map due to push back

In response to pressure exerted by many municipalities in the Greater Montreal area, the inaccuracies of the map representing the 2017 and 2019 flooded territories that was presented earlier...

Dorval Still Dissatisfied with the Flood Zone Map

In response to pressure exerted by the City of Dorval and other municipalities in relation to the inaccuracies of the maps representing the flooded territories, the Quebec government has...