Thursday, August 11, 2022

Pierrefonds Flood Update with Councillor Benoit Langevin- Help needed

Reporting for West Island Blog, Nader G. Barsoum takes us through the streets of Pierrefonds. Councillor Benoit Langevin speaks to Nader about what is needed on the ground, today,...
Flood 2019 sandbagging Ile Bizard

Rapid Relief Team planning to build a dike along Joly Street this weekend with...

With the threat of more water coming this weekend,Rapid Relief Team's Bradley Anderson is calling for help from volunteers, to pickup drivers and those with hip waders. "The goal is to...

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...
Flood 2019 Ile Bizard

Mayor Plante says we got this! No need for army yet and how...

According to an interview Friday afternoon with TVA, Montreal Mayor says we are ready for this flood. "A lot of work has been done on the dikes in the last...

Sherry Shaban teaches us the proper way to lift sandbags in this time of...

Sandbagging can take its toll and so can stress. Sherry Shaban of Cross Fit Ile Bizard shares the best way to take care of our backs and bodies during a...

Homeowners wrongly associated in the new flood zone need send an email to ZIS...

A new Flood Map has been drafted in Quebec and some municipalities are upset about the process. Many homes that have not been flooded in either 2017 and 2019...
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...
WEst Island Blog, Flood 2019, Rhonda Massad, laval Island Blog

Army at work in five zones. Minister Guilbault cautions those in flood zone to...

Public Safety Minister Geneviève Guilbault indicated in a press conference on Saturday, April 20, that MNA François Bonnardel will be offering technical support to municipalities, even the smallest, to...

Are you a victim or volunteer in the flood of 2019? Feeling anxious? Help...

Meet Ivan Rubio and Robert Wise. These two active community members have stepped up to help victims as well as volunteers and city workers in the Montreal area. With...
Quebec city meeting for flood map

West Island mayors hopeful after meeting with CAQ government about flood map

"They took the time to listen to us. they knew their file. i think it will all work out," Mayor John Belvedere Quebec's second draft of the province-wide map of...