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"Laundry, washing, those kinds of things. Please be diligent , and prudent, and be respectful. We want to make sure that w have this water cleared out of our system," asked Mayor Michael Fougere.
Currently the focus is on public safety: keeping roads blocked off, keeping people away from the creeks, and helping Saucony Iso Freedom
Mayor Fougere said City Council will be applying to the Provincial Disaster Saucony Cohesion 8 Assistance Program at the next available opportunity.
"City council will deal with a PDAP application as soon as required, with either an emergency meeting by City Council or a standard meeting to deal with that issue."
O'Connor said the flooding isn't localized to one area.
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water table were still recovering from the rain event the City got from June 18 to 19 so the additional rain is having a significant impact.
storm system to capacity
The City will also continue to bypass not completely treated water from the water treatment system to stop the excess water from overflowing the lagoons.
The height of the storm was late Sunday when the storm system was working the hardest.
"Water doesn't always flow as quickly in the direction that we would like and some of our older infrastructure isn't set up that current best practices would have it set up."
The City of Regina is asking people to continue to conserve water as much as possible until instructed otherwise.
Jay O'Connor, manager of emergency management, explained this flooding is a bit different because it's running from elsewhere into the creeks instead of spilling out of the creeks.
to handle 98 per cent of events, but this is in the two per cent.
Henning Hill explained that the City and the Saucony Jazz Denim
with flooding in homes as much as they can.
With just under 80 millimeters or about three inches of rain, the City of Regina didn't get as much rain as some areas in Saskatchewan but there was flooding. Unfortunately, the City can't do much about it all until the rain stops.
"If we start popping catch basins or manholes at this point, there's no place for the water to go," explained Helene Henning Hill, manager of sewage and drainage operations with the City of Regina.
"We had our Grant Road School detention pond fill, we had the Ferguson Park detention pond fill, in and around the General Hospital last night there was localized flooding there, 7th Avenue there was a street closure there. Most of our storm channels were at full capacity," listed Henning Hill.
Insurance often doesn't cover overland flooding, so PDAP may help with that. O'Connor said it will go to the City and, once approved, will be given to the province. And he said he's confident the event meets the criteria. Anyone with overland flooding who thinks they may qualify should take safety precautions and do what they need to ensure mould doesn't grow. O'Connor suggests they document and take lots of pictures of what they're throwing out, so they can prove to adjusters.
As the waste water treatment plant is still bypassing and pumping into Wascana Creek, and because a storm of this kind 'scrubs' the ground, sending all kinds of contaminants into the storm sewer system, people are advised to avoid flooded parks and pathways. Henning Hill says we should assume the water is contaminated, just to be on the safe side.
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