Floods in Pierrefonds-Roxboro - Status report

PIERREFONDS-ROXBORO, QC, May 9, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro wishes to take stock of the situation on its territory. Although the conditions are stable for the time being, the municipal services is on the ground to make a continuous watch to help the citizens if necessary and to secure the vulnerable sectors.

"Our priority continues to be the security of our citizens and to help them quickly. Our teams are at work and are doing everything necessary, in collaboration with all the other collaborators", declared the mayor of the borough, Mr. Dimitrios (Jim) Beis.

Reminders to disaster victims
The borough wishes to remind citizens who decide to leave their residence that they can go to the Disaster Relief Center at Pierrefonds Comprehensive High School (access via Richmond Street via Anselme-Lavigne), open 24 hours a day for an indefinite period. Citizens are welcomed by Red Cross volunteers who provide the help they need.

In case of psychological distress, citizens can call 8-1-1 (Info-Santé and Info-Social), accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Visit the website of the Sécurité civile de Montréal for information on the state of emergency.

The borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro also invites you to regularly visit its website at ville.montreal.qc.ca/pierrefonds-roxboro or follow it on the Facebook page (facebook.com/inondationsfloods-pierrefonds-roxboro)


SOURCE Ville de Montréal - Arrondissement de Pierrefonds-Roxboro

For further information: Source: Borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro, Citizen Relations and Communications Division; Information: Paul Lanctôt: 514 825-6231

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