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August 2017

The Bow River Working Group released its report recommending possible options for upstream storage, including new potential storage sites and a further modification of TransAlta reservoir operations.

By | 2017-11-03T13:05:17+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|

April 2017

Six recommendations for Flood Mitigation Measures in Calgary were proposed by City Administration and approved by City Council.

By | 2017-11-03T13:05:38+00:00 April 2nd, 2017|

January 2016

The Bow River Working Group was established to investigate and advise on flood mitigation opportunities, including new reservoirs for the Bow River.

By | 2017-11-02T21:29:36+00:00 January 2nd, 2016|

October 2015

The newly elected NDP government, following its review of existing studies and conducting an independent analysis, announced it would move forward with the Springbank Project to provide flood resilience for those along the Elbow River and into downtown Calgary.

By | 2017-11-02T21:28:21+00:00 October 2nd, 2015|

October 2014

The Provincial Government, led by the Progressive Conservative Party, announced funding for the Springbank Off-stream Reservoir Project. The Liberal leader voiced support for the project, as did the City of Calgary.

By | 2017-11-03T13:06:26+00:00 October 2nd, 2014|

June/July 2014

The Southern Alberta Flood Recovery task force presented three possible large-scale projects to the Provincial Government; the Springbank Off-stream Reservoir; the McLean Creek Dry Dam; and the Glenmore Diversion Tunnel to provide flood resilience for those along the Elbow River and into downtown.

By | 2017-11-03T13:07:05+00:00 June 2nd, 2014|

August 2013

The City created an Expert Management Panel on river flood mitigation. The Panel recommended investigation of local barriers and other flood mitigation concepts.

By | 2017-11-03T13:07:31+00:00 August 2nd, 2013|

June 2013

The city experienced severe flooding which was one of Canada’s worst natural disasters.

By | 2017-11-03T13:08:22+00:00 June 2nd, 2013|