Bolton flood update (March 17, 12h00)

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(March 17, 2019 – 12h00) An update on the flooding in Bolton:


  • Crews and emergency personnel worked overnight to clear ice jams and help residents access their properties.
  • Work continues with heavy machinery to clear ice jams along the Humber River.
  • Road closures in the King Street and Humberlea Road area will remain in effect until bridges can be inspected.
  • Several residents were able to return to their homes last night.  
  • Residents should register with Red Cross Ontario at 416-676-8559 or visit the command centre on scene, where emergency personnel along  with building officials and utility representatives can help them access and assess their homes.
  • Peel Region (905-791-7800) continues to provide support for residents who may need housing or other services.

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