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Flood recovery information

Stay up to date on the latest flooding information.

Current situation

cleaning products

Experience from other floods show that the most common health problem is personal injury for individuals when re-entering and cleaning up their homes.

If your well is affected by the flood water, Ottawa Public Health recommends not to drink your well water until it has been tested and found to be safe for drinking.

If you want to volunteer to help with the flooding efforts, you can register online or in person at one of the Incident Command Centres.

Ottawa City Hall

The latest news and updates from the City of Ottawa.

What to do after a flood

The psychological impact of a stressful event can be immediate or delayed, and those affected directly or indirectly can feel a range of emotions and reactions. 

For flood recovery information. Be in the know about flooding in your area.

Flood prevention and safety

Rising water

Be sure to wash your hands after working in the flood. Water may contain contaminants.