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2019-10-24

INVITATION

OPEN HOUSE HOSTED BY HYDRO-QUÉBEC AND THE OTTAWA RIVER REGULATION PLANNING BOARD

Interested in how reservoirs and river flows are managed in the Outaouais region?
Experts will be on site to speak with you.

 

Come visit us at:

L’ÎLE-DU-GRAND-CALUMET
Monday, November 4
6 to 9 p.m.
Salle communautaire de la municipalité
de L’Île-du-Grand-Calumet
8, rue Brizard

 

CAMPBELL’S BAY
Tuesday, November 5
6 to 9 p.m.
Centre communautaire Campbell’s Bay
2, rue Second, Campbell’s Bay

 

more info

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2019-08-08

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Order to establish a special planning zone
following flooding in the spring of 2019

 

2019-05-17

Listening to Pontiac Concerns about Dams, Flow Regulation and Flood Management on the Ottawa River

- William Amos

 

 

2019-05-14

 

2019-05-13

 

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREVENTING HEALTH RISKS WHEN RETURNING TO YOUR HOME AFTER A FLOOD

 

 

2019-05-10

Update on Crawford Road Bridge.
As of May 10, 2019 the municipality of Litchfield can confirm that temporary repairs to the Crawford Road bridge will commence the week of May 13, 2019.
The exact date of completion cannot be determined . However, if all repairs proceed as planned and no other issues are encountered, the intention is to have the bridge and road opened by the long weekend.

 

 

2019-05-10

HISTORIC FLOOD RISK ON THE OTTAWA RIVER: Abitibi-Timiskaming region and Mattawa down to Lac Deschenes (source: Ottawa River Regulation Planning Board)

 

2019-05-10

Registration for people affected by flooding in Quebec

 

2019-05-03

Bulletin - update

 

2019-04-27

 

NOTICE OF EVACUATION

 

Municipality of LITCHFIELD
2019-04-26 at 16H00

Because of the dangers posed by the flood, municipal authorities recommend that people in the following areas, for their safety, evacuate from as of 18:00 on April 26, 2019.

This notice is effective for the following addresses:
Crawford Road – all residents and occupants from address #2 to #187
Barette Road- all residents and occupants
Burke Road – all residents and occupants

What you need to do:

  • Make sure to register with the municipality at 819 648 5511, in order to be informed of the evolution of the situation and to know the services available;
  • If you need assistance, contact JULIE BERTRAND at 819 648 5511 or 819 209 2802;

If you are in this evacuation area, you are asked to leave.

 

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Crawford Road- partial closure
The north section of Crawford Road in from the Intersection of Giroux Road and Crawford Road is being closed due to safety issues at the bridge.
Please evacuate from your residence or cottage immediately to ensure that you do not become isolated.
Please contact the municipal office at 819-648-5511 or 819-209-2802 for assistance with evacuation or accommodation.
Thank you for your co-operation.

 

2019-04-06

SUMMER STUDENT JOB OFFER – No. 2019-04-74

Job Title: Transfer site attendant and public works maintenance.

 

2019-04-13

Bake Sale

Saturday April 13, 2019 | Hour: 9:00

 

2019-04-08

 

Bulletin d'information

Veille des conditions de la crue printanière 2019 - Lundi 8 avril 2019

 

 

2019-04-02

 

 

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POTABLE WATER TESTING
https://www.labenvironex.com/en/

 

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Se protéger des piqûres de
moustiques et de tiquesLA TIQUE PEUT TRANSMETTRE LA MALADIE DE LYME

WWW.SANTE.GOUV.QC.CA/LYME

 

 

EMERGENCY ALERTS

 

FLOODING - Instructions if you have an artesian or surface well

Instructions to be Followed
When Land is Flooded

In Order to Prevent Health Risks

 

 

 

FLOODING ALERTS

 

What to do during a flood? Click here

 

EXPECTING MAJOR FLOODING ON THE OTTAWA RIVER
Lac Coulonge down to Montreal Region

 

 

 

Bulletin d'information

Veille des conditions de la crue printanière 2019: Lundi 15 avril 2019, 16 h 30

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Subscribe to Telmatik Emergency Alert system to be contacted in the event of an emergency or to receive important notifications regarding road closures, etc.

 

 

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FLOOD SEASON IS APPROACHING. ARE YOU READY?
You may monitor the Ottawa River water levels and obtain important information by clicking on the following link:

Link to River Levels and Flows

For additional  assistance please contact the municipal office at 819-648-5511 (daytime) or for emergency situations call 819-209-2802 or 613-281-4004 (nights and weekends) or email us at litchfield@mrcpontiac.qc.ca

 

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Danger d’incendie 
Prévision pour : Aujourd’hui
Pontiac

PRESS RELEASE

2019-04-27

UPDATE FROM THE MUNICIPALIY OF LITCHFIELD

Municipality of Litchfield, APRIL 27, 2019 - 14:00 HRS. The situation in the Municipality of Litchfield is as follows: Due to the high water levels and damage to municipal infrastructures the following roads and bridges have partial closures:

Partial closure of Crawford Road and the bridge near the intersection of Giroux and Crawford roads have been closed due to damage and the risk of failure. Residents and cottages from civic #2 to #187 Crawford are affected. All residents and cottages on Barrette and Burke roads are affected.


At this time, due to high water levels, a thorough inspection of the bridge is not possible. Therefore, it is impossible to forecast a date that the bridge and road will be re-opened to traffic. Please be assured that the municipality is working to perform work as soon as possible.

 

Partial closure of Pilon Road from civic address #201 to #276. No residents are affected by this closure and alternate routes are available. The municipality cannot forecast a date of re-opening of the road. Major repairs are required.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR YOUR SAFETY
If you require assistance, information or sandbags PLEASE CONTACT THE MUNICIPALITY AT:
819-648-5511(office), 819-209-2802(cell), 613-281-4004(cell) OR BY EMAIL AT:                                                                                                    litchfield@mrcpontiac.qc.ca.

If you see damage PLEASE CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY.

 

If you need emergency services PLEASE CALL 911.

 

Consult the municipal website: www.litchfield-qc.ca for updates and links to organizations.

 

YOUR SAFETY IS OUR CONCERN AND RESPONSIBILITY.
YOUR CO-OPERATION IS GREATLY APPRECIATED

 

2019 Council meetings

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7:00 pm

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October 7

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November 4

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December 2

7:00 pm

 

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April 8, 2019 7:00 PM

MINUTES AND BUDGET

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