Public Meeting Notice: Durham Creek Flood Hazard Mapping Project

The Project:  The Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority (SVCA) is in the process of completing a flood hazard mapping study for Durham Creek in partnership with the Municipality of West Grey and D.M. Wills Associates Limited.

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The Process:  The process to develop floodplain maps involves field investigations (topographic, bathymetric, and hydraulic structure surveys), a hydrology study (including hydrologic modelling, the development of a hydraulic model, the development of floodline maps, and documentation of the methodology and results from the study in a comprehensive report.

How to Participate:  Residents and interested community members are invited to attend a Public Information Centre to review the draft results of the study. The details of the Public Information Centre are as follows:

Date/Time: February 22, 2024, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Location: Durham Community Centre and Arena, Durham Hall 451 Saddler Street West, Durham, Ontario

Members of the project team will be in attendance to display the draft floodplain maps and answer questions about the study methodology, results, and implications.

For more information, contact one of the following representatives if you have questions about the project:

David Green, P.Eng. Group Leader, Dam Engineering D. M. Wills Associates Limited 150 Jameson Drive Peterborough, ON K9J 0B9 705-742-2297 ext. 268

Elise MacLeod, P.Eng. Manager, Water Resources Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority 1078 Bruce Road 12, P.O. Box 150 Formosa, ON N0G 1W0 519-364-1255 ext. 235