Massive Floods Hit Ottawa All Time High Water Records Canada

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spring floods are officially the worst on record in some areas along the ottawa river with more records poised to fall as the river keeps rising over the next three days. According to Ottawa River Regulating Committee and Ottawa. ca Staff leaving one woman with just the clothes on her back. We just got in the car and drove over and we just kind of held each other while my house is burning Julian told CTV Ottawa. Ottawa Fire said firefighters were called to the area on Monday evening and that the home was surrounded by flood waters when they arrived. On Tuesday afternoon including Julians home. We have brought everything we can the city councillor for the area. FREDERICTON The premier of New Brunswick says hes working with the federal government to provide financial relief to homeowners affected by this years spring flood. Blaine Higgs met with the federal finance minister Wednesday morning and says Bill Morneau was receptive to whats needed for flooding relief and future mitigation. The premier says the amount of assistance has not been determined but he says the government will provide advance funds to allow people to begin repairs right away

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