Flood updates
RM of Montcalm Flood Updates 
 
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April 17, 2019 - 4:10pm
 
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April 12, 2019 - 3:35pm 
 
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April 11 ,2019 - 3:12pm 
 
Flood Forcast:
 
April 9, 2019 - 1:35pm 

Flood Forcast: 


 
Road Closures:

-Road 19N btw 10-11E  -April 9     

-Road 20N btw 10-11E  -April 9

-Road 22N btw 11-12E  -April 9

-Road 23N btw 11-12E  -April 9

-Road 11E btw 20-21N  -April 9

Road closure map (link) - lines in dark red are the closed roads

 
April 8, 2019 -4:25pm 


Flood Forcast:


 Road Closures: 
- Road 9E 1/2mile South of post road all the way to the North Dakota Border (dirt road)- April 8

- Road 17N  between 4e and 3e  (gravel)- April 1
 
- Road 4E beteen 16n and 17n (dirt low level crossing) - April 1
 
Road closure map (link) - lines in dark red are the closed roads

 
 
April 1, 2019- 11:24am

FLOOD INFORMATION 

 

  • ·       Manitoba Infrastructure (MI) is beginning work this week at the St. Jean Borrow Pit to prepare for dike closures – PLEASE BE MINDFUL OF HEAVY EQUIPMENT THROUGHOUT THE MUNICIPALITY
  • ·        The Public Works Department has been working 7 days a week to open ditches and prepare for the flood
  • ·        Road closures have begun – The RM office will post updates as they become known
  • ·        Sand and sand bags are available at the RM shop and the old Letellier Fire Hall
  • ·        The Plum River is flowing very quickly and the Red River is starting to melt – PLEASE BE CAREFUL AROUND ALL WATERWAYS – THIN ICE AND FLOWING WATER ARE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS RIGHT NOW

 

CONTACT THE RM OFFICE IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS ABOUT THE 2019 FLOOD

 
Road Closures: 
- Road 17N  between 4e and 3e  (gravel)
 
- Road 4E beteen 16n and 17n (dirt low level crossing) 
 
Road closure map (link) - lines in dark red are the closed roads
 
Flood Forcast:
Manitoba Infrastructure's Hydrologic Forecast Centre release:
 

 
March 20, 2019 - 10:35am
 

Sandbags will be available starting Monday, March 25 at the RM Shop in St. Jean during regular shop hours. We are working on having them available in the evenings and will let you know when this starts.

Residents will be able to fill and take 25 bags at a time on a 1st come 1stserve basis.

If you require sand and bags for 325 sandbags or more please call the office at 204-737-2271 or Chad at 1-204-384-7754 to arrange delivery.