City of Ottawa opening flood info centres as water levels rise

The City of Ottawa will be opening four flood information centres across the region as water levels on the Ottawa River gradually rise.

Flooding is expected to be minor at this time.

The info centres will be open between noon and 8:00 p.m. daily at the following locations:

  • Constance and Buckham’s Bay Community Centre
    262 Len Purcell Drive
  • Fitzroy Harbour Community Centre
    100 Clifford Campbell Street
  • Ron Kolbus Lakeside Centre
    102 Greenview Avenue
  • R.J Kennedy Community Centre
    1115 Dunning Road

Additionally, sand bags will be available to anyone who needs them. You can pick up materials at the following locations:

  • Willola Beach Road and Moorhead Drive (available Thursday, May 3)
  • Constance and Buckham’s Bay Community Centre, 262 Len Purcell Drive
  • 4127 John Shaw Road
  • 2941 March Road
  • Rowatt Street, at the river
  • Jamieson Street, at the river