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In this article written by CBC it shows the timeline from the past 2 weeks on the Ottawa River, from the earliest flood warnings to the coming peak.
As of today (Monday April 29th) here are some of the numbers:
– 8,656 volunteers have helped at three sites since Friday with 3,363 volunteers helping on Sunday alone
– 994,260 sandbags have been made available to residents;
– More than 700 Canadian Armed Forces members are providing flood relief;
– City emergency services and public health have visited 466 homes;
– 21 residents have fled their homes.
Check out the link here to see how it all started
We Hope everyone the best in this tough time.