Open House on Pump Systems in Lisgar

Please join me, City staff and consultants for an Open House (Public Information Centre) to view plans around the design and installation of a Utility Trench Dewatering System and Permanent Pump System in the north end of Ward 10. These pump systems will be designed...

Sump Pump Subsidy Expanded

I am pleased to advise that the revised and expanded Sump Pump Subsidy information and application form is now available on the City’s Lisgar Flood Investigation web page. For information and updates, see the Lisgar Flooding posts on this...

Flood Prevention

I have been in regular contact this week with staff in our Transportation and Works (works operations) department in advance of what may be a significant rainfall and snowmelt later this week. Temperatures are expected to rise to 8 degrees Celcius on Thursday and the...

Revised Action Plan

At last week’s community meeting, a number of recommendations were presented to the public to address the flooding of properties near the Sixteen Mile Creek and the expense and stress that has come with it. At my urging, staff is recommending that the Permanent...

Community Meeting: Save the Date

I have confirmed the date and venue for the next community meeting on the Flood mitigation measures in the Lisgar District. Please save the date and plan to attend. Wednesday, October 18, 2017 – 7 pm Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Secondary School, 3700...

Flooding Update from Staff: Aug. 25

Current Activities The draft report related to the storm sewer leakage testing in the Golden Locust Drive area has been reviewed by staff and comments have been provided to AmecFW. Flushing of the FDC system is on-going and is expected to be complete by next week with...