2021 Spring Flood: The Borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro in Preparation & Awareness Mode

Pierrefonds-Roxboro monitor water levels for 2021 flooding prevention.

The borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro is closely monitoring the levels and flows of the rivière des Prairies and has been mobilizing for several weeks now in order to be prepared in case of flooding, despite the COVID-19 pandemic. In a proactive and preventive manner, the borough has equipped itself with new material resources necessary for the prompt and efficient management of possible floods, and has put in place prevention tools to raise public awareness in anticipation of the spring flood.

Pierrefonds-Roxboro shows great foresight

"Spring is starting to show its colors and light, and we are working behind the scenes in case

of eventual floods. We are already monitoring the hydrological situation and I can assure you

that we are ready. In the last few years, we have acquired expertise in managing floods, as

well as the pandemic. We are able to manage both crises in parallel with confidence",

declared the borough's mayor, Mr. Dimitrios (Jim) Beis, adding "Make sure you protect your

property and your families, we'll take care of the rest! Together, we can do it”.

Responsible, proactive and sustainable risks management