Follow these guidelines to properly prepare your home and family for flooding.
Sandbagging can be an effective flood-fighting tool. Follow these safety tips and proper procedures that are designed to minimize work-related injuries and maximize essential time.
Great Lakes Water Levels Update
Waters on the Lake Ontario shoreline currently sit more than one foot above average. Stay informed with this resource from the Army Corps of Engineers.
State Actions to Prepare for Damaging Effects of Flooding
The Permit will expedite the process for shoreline property owners to quickly make necessary repairs and stabilize their properties from flood damage.
Recerational vessels operating within 1,000 feet of shore must observe a 5 MPH speed limit to reduce impacts to shoreline residences and infrastructure caused by wave action.
Lake Ontario REDI Commission
Resiliency and Economic Development
This multi-agency task force is charged with developing a plan to reduce risk to infrastructure along Lake Ontario's waterfront while strengthening the region's local economies.