As spring flooding worsens, Premier must restore funding for flood preparation

QUEEN’S PARK — Mike Schreiner released the following statement after Ottawa, Huntsville and Bracebridge all declared a state of emergency in response to rising flood waters:

“Thank you to all the emergency service personnel, including the Canadian Armed Services, who are working around the clock to keep people safe from rising flood waters in areas surrounding Bracebridge, Huntsville and Ottawa, and around the country in Quebec and New Brunswick.…