Disaster Recovery Assistance Program Activated For Flood Affected Areas

The province has "activated" the Disaster Recovery Assistance program for specific flood-affected areas, including McGregor.

McGregor residents who suffered property damage due to the intense rainfall that hit Windsor-Essex August 28 and 29 may be eligible for help.

Applicants must be within the affected areas set out by the province to be eligible for assistance.

More information can be found at the Ministry of Municipal Affairs website under Disaster Recovery Assistance.

Damage from sewer backup is not eligible under the program except under special provisions for low-income households.

The application deadline is Friday, January 5, 2018.