Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Tag: flood resilience

SPONSORED: Helping municipalities mitigate flood risks and protect their communities

Over the last decade, flooding has become the costliest extreme weather disaster affecting Canadians. According to research by Intact Center on Climate Adaptation, the...

Manitoba releases statement on outlet channel construction

Indigenous and Northern Relations Minister Eileen Clarke and Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler have issued a statement on the construction of the Lake Manitoba and...

Three bridges to be replaced in Western Newfoundland

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has announced funding to mitigate the risk of bridge washouts and flooding on provincial highways and roads. “Heavy rains...

Ontario launches task force on flood resilience

The Government of Ontario is launching a new task force to study flood resilience measures in the wake of flooding in several parts of...

Alberta looks to advance Springbank construction timeline

The Government of Alberta has announced the hiring of Martin Ignasiak to assess opportunities to expedite construction of the $432-million Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir. Ignasiak, a...

Yellowknife receives funding to improve flood resilience

New funding has been announced by the Government of Canada and the City of Yellowknife to support a project that will increase flood resilience...