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Federal Funding Supporting 61 Flood Mitigation Projects in Ontario

Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Ralph Goodale announced over $7.75 million in funding to support work on 61 new projects in Ontario...

City of Toronto Releases Its First Ever Resilience Strategy

The City of Toronto has officially released Toronto's first ever Resilience Strategy, which presents a holistic approach to building a more resilient city. "The City...

B.C. Government Approves $3 Million in Emergency Preparedness Funding

Twenty-two local and regional governments in British Columbia (B.C.) have been approved to receive more than $3 million in provincial emergency preparedness funding to...

Gov’t of Canada Invests in Flood Mitigation Infrastructure in Drumheller, AB.

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, announced funding for a project to enhance Drumheller, Alberta’s Flood Mitigation and Climate Change Adaptation...

Government of Canada Invests in Water Systems in Southern Ontario

Gagan Sikand, Member of Parliament for Mississauga–Streetsville, announced more than $1.3 million to support six climate change projects in Southern Ontario on behalf of...

FCM Talks Municipal Climate Change Strategies at COP23

Federation of Canadian Municipalities president Jenny Gerbasi issued the following statement after leading Canada's municipal delegation at the COP23 climate change conference, hosted by...

Funding for Community Flood Control in Lac-Saguay, Quebec

Canada and Quebec have invested in a project to improve the safety of public infrastructure in Lac-Saguay Français by refitting a flood control dam. David...

Water Management Key to Manitoba’s Sustainable Future

On Friday, Manitoba released its sustainability and climate plan, A Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan. The plan underscores the importance of water management, making it...

Minto, Ont. Receives Report, Recommendations After June Flooding

The Town of Minto, Ontario, population 8,300, experienced a significant rainfall event during the early morning hours of June 23, 2017. The rainfall resulted...

Edmonton Flood Mitigation Strategy Moves Forward

The City of Edmonton has announced forward motion on its flood mitigation strategy, which will focus on flood risk, potential costs, and schedules outlined...

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