Green 13 & Councillor Doucette Co-Host Flooding and Stormwater Management
Description: On January 17, Green 13 and Councillor Sarah Doucette co-hosted the event, Flooding and Stormwater Management, at Swansea Town Hall. The evening featured a variety of speakers, including representatives from the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA), the City, and the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC), who contributed helpful information to residents. Attendees learned about flood lines/flood risk, tools such as mapping, the implications/risk of excessive non-permeable surfaces, insurance info and implications, available programs/incentives that homeowners can access, and typical things people can do to retrofit their homes and reduce their risk of local flooding. MP Arif Virani and Bhutila Karpoche (NDP MPP candidate) attended the event to show their support and share ideas.
Start Time: January 17th, 2018 at 12:00am End Time: January 17th, 2018 at 9:15pm Location: Swansea Town Hall Address: 95 Lavinia Ave