Feds asking Quebec, New Brunswick to send proposals to get money for flood help

Federal Infrastructure Minister François-Philippe Champagne says he is willing to fast-track reviews of projects that could help communities deal with floods as part of an offer to provinces and cities. READ MORE: More than 3,100 homes flooded across Quebec Champagne…

200 homes in Rigaud evacuated due to major flooding

About 200 homes in Rigaud, which is located 80 kilometres west of Montreal, have been evacuated due to rising floodwaters in the area. More rain is expected in the coming days starting Wednesday, with about 15 millimetres of rain expected…

More than 3,100 homes flooded across Quebec

More than 3,100 homes across Quebec have been struck by flooding, with 1,400 people forced from their homes and 1,800 properties isolated because of washed out roads or landslides. Quebec’s Public Security Department says it expects water levels to peak…

Richelieu River among Quebec waterways leaving parks water-logged

April 23 2019 10:07am Areas along the Richelieu River in Saint-Joseph-de-Sorel, Que. have been left underwater, as rain and spring melt continue to swell waterways and threaten communities. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…

Residents get voluntary evacuation notice as waters rise in Saint John, N.B.

Residents in parts of Saint John, N.B., have been given voluntary evacuation notice as water continues to rise along southern portions of the Saint John River. Officials said the worst appeared over Monday in Fredericton, where a number of bridge…