Experience from other floods show that the most common health problem is personal injury for individuals when re-entering and cleaning up their homes.
Flood recovery information
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.
Canadian Red Cross providing direct financial assistance to flood-impacted households
Be sure to wash your hands after working in the flood. Water may contain contaminants.
Deferral of property taxes for flood-impacted residents
The latest news and updates from the City of Ottawa.
What to do after a flood
Important safety note: Please exercise caution when re-entering home.
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