6 days Flooding forces evacuation of downtown Bolton 680News -Local
A temporary evacuation centre has been set up in Caledon after the Humber River breached its banks leading to major flooding. Dozens of residents of the community of Bolton have been forced from their homes after ice jams forced the river to spill its banks just after 6 p.m. Friday night, submerging parts of the downtown area. The recent warm temperatures coupled with the heavy rainfall have also prompted flood warnings for areas near the Grand River. Caledon OPP have blocked off King Street, the main downtown artery, from Queen Street to the Caledon- King Townline Road and ... more