2024 Watershed Monitoring

Press Releases and Other Information Related to the 2024 Watershed

The Township has issued the following News Release regarding Flood Monitoring and Mitigation Measures:

Ottawa River Regulation Planning Board

The Ottawa River Regulation Planning Board issued a Press Release on Sunday, April 14, 2024, stating the following:

"The Ottawa River Regulating Committee would like to inform watershed residents that levels and flows along the Ottawa River have begun increasing due to increasing spring runoff. It cautions residents along the shores of the Ottawa River from Mattawa down to the Montreal Region that throughout the spring freshet period water levels can rise rapidly at times and cause minor flooding in low-lying areas."

Click here to read the full press release

Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Previous Bulletins:

March 2024: Click here to read the Bulletin.
April 2024:  Click here to read the Bulletin

FACT SHEET

Ottawa River Water Levels and Forecasts

Ottawa River Regulation Planning Board

OPG Water Management

Ministry of Natural Resources Flood Forecasting and Warning Program

Drinking Water Safety

Renfrew County and District Health Unit Well Water During or After a Flood

Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety Authority

HydroOne Flood Safety

Flood Preparedness

Flood Prep Instructions

Province of Ontario

Government of Canada

Canadian Red Cross

Ontario 211