Re: FLOOD WARNING – OTTAWA RIVER – ARNPRIOR TO L’ORIGINAL- April 19, 2019 APRIL 19, 2019 OTTAWA RIVER FROM ARNPRIOR TO L’ORIGINAL Weather Forecast: Significant rainfall (20 to 40 mm) has fallen over the Ottawa River basin since Thursday and an additional 20 to
As the spring thaw continues, now is a good time for homeowners to ensure their flood-proof methods are in working order. This week we talk to Valley Plumbing & Water Treatment for some tips on how to do that properly.
Spring Freshet Series Video #2 Of the 30 water control structures along the Mississippi River watershed, MVCA operates 18; 11 of which they own and maintain. How those dams are managed is especially critical this time of year.
February 21, 2019 CARLETON PLACE—Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority’s (MVCA) 51st Annual General Meeting took place on February 20, 2019 with some notable changes around the table. Janet Mason, appointee for the City of Ottawa, will lead the MVCA Board of Directors in 2019. Mas
By Trevor Oattes MVCA Communications Assistant Every year, thanks in part to government funding, the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority hires students to work in a number of different departments throughout the summer. With September only a few days away, we here at MVCA wanted
May 17, 2018, MISSISSIPPI VALLEY WATERSHED – Ten post-secondary students are combining their classroom knowledge with practical work experience this summer at Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA). “We recognize the importance of real-world job experience, as it gives the s
Media Release September 1, Mississippi Mills—Following months of anticipation, a new playground at the Mill of Kintail Conservation Area is officially open to the public. Complete with a swing set, slide, climber and teeter totter, the new playground is fully accessible and replaces a
MVCA, Hydro One and partners encourage more recreational use July 20, 2015, Lavant Station—Access to the K&P Trail in Lavant Station just got more convenient, thanks to a partnership between the Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and Hydro One. Partners from MVCA, Hy