Ottawa River Flooding a Few Details

July 8, 2019

Here are some of the News articles about the Ottawa River Flooding.

May 24, 2019
The City of Ottawa has been in a state of emergency since April 25.

City of Ottawa officials on Friday pushed for an independent investigation of the Ottawa River floods during a closed meeting of a provincial task force collecting intelligence on the bloated waterway

City asks for outside flood review during Ontario closed-door meeting Go Here for the rest of the story
The City of Ottawa has been in a state of emergency since April 25.


May 1, 2019

In Quyon, a nervous vigil is being held next to the town dike Go Here 

The reasoning behind the dry river bed. defies logic. It was not always handled that way. History from people that live there, tells a whole other story.

May 14, 2019

Floods here, dry riverbed upstream — momentum grows for review of dam controls on Ottawa Go Here

Again The reasoning behind the dry river bed. defies logic.

May 11, 2017

High and dry — the maddening story of the upper Ottawa River Go Here

New potential Flood Zones in Quebec. Map

Date of creation of the Map: June 10, 2019

To see the Map Go Here It takes a long time to Load Be Patient. Apparently many of the places on that map were never flooded at all.

Quebec issues moratorium forbidding construction in high-risk flood zones. Go Here

April 24, 2019
Is $200,000 a fair buyout price for a house in a Quebec flood zone?
“Responsibility is shared between a large number of actors,” says one flood-management expert, “but the responsibilities are ambiguous enough that it’s very difficult to hold any one party accountable.” Go here for the rest of the Report

New Flood Map meeting in Campells Bay Listen to some of the Problems With the Map Go Here

More on Ottawa floods Go Here

If you have any other News links or other Important information, Please Leave them in the comment section below.

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3 Comments

  1. For anyone along the Ottawa River

    Draft your own letter and send it to any or all of the agencies below.

    http://ottawariverflooding.com/take-action/?fbclid=IwAR0Q9nD5opKh1WvctRyDf_ERl-mUTZ3UTh4wvh7GO7DIS5QQF1zcByIA8gY

  2. About Quebec

    Legault wants to make Quebec the ‘battery’ of North America
    By Kevin Dougherty. Nov 14, 2018
    https://ipolitics.ca/2018/11/14/legault-wants-to-make-quebec-the-battery-of-north-america/

    Construction of major electricity line from Quebec to New York City expected to start in 2020
    By Cecilia Keating in News, US News, Energy | December 6th 2018
    #19 of 27 articles from the Special Report: Canada’s Clean Economy

    https://www.nationalobserver.com/2018/12/06/news/construction-major-electricity-line-quebec-new-york-city-start-2020

    There is a connection

    New York State

    Modernized Transmission System Supports Governor’s Green New Deal and Clean Energy Goal of 70 Percent Renewable Electricity by 2030

    https://www.governor.ny.gov/news/governor-cuomo-announces-28-million-first-phase-new-mohawk-valley-capital-region-transmission

  3. Legault has a lot of explaining to do over this.
    Why the rush?

    Preliminary flood zone map is ‘ridiculous’, Dorval mayor says

    https://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/west-island-gazette/preliminary-flood-zone-map-is-ridiculous-dorval-mayor-says?fbclid=IwAR1yWpCSun7Wgn1ttDU-H1uAxilAdLKCfdtVCWphe8rdMnwZhRlUTNgVj5c


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