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FLOODING INFORMATION

Updated: 4 hours ago - Created: April 19th, 2017

For information on roads that are passable, visit www.municipal511.ca or check out our map to see the roads that have been affected (pink indicates affected roads) 

May 6, 2017: Province Activates Disaster Recovery Assistance for Ontarians in County of Renfrew Area- click here for information on assistance program or click here to apply for assistance 

For all residents that have been affected please read this article on how to take care of your propane tanks during and after a flood.

If your home or cottage has been affected by the flood, please make sure to TURN OFF ALL ELECTRICITY  to/from residences and inside as well

Residents that are experiencing flooding of their wells and or septic systems are advised not to drink their water, and to have it tested. Residents are asked to contact the Renfrew County District Health Unit at 613-735-8654 for testing details and further information regarding safe drinking water. Information is also available at http://rcdhu.com/healthy-living/emergency-preparedness/

Please read this document issued by Ministry of Health and Long Term Care on Keeping Food and Water Safe after a Flood and Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change Guidance for Flooded Wells

Renfrew County and District Health Unit has released information on flooded septic systems, care for flooded wells, well disinfection instructions, and general information for after a flood.

Red Cross Announces Direct Financial Assistance- Click here for announcement and information or go to http://www.redcross.ca/blog/2017/5/8-essential-tips-for-after-a-flood