The City of ClarenceRockland is organizing public meeting that will take place on Saturday, April 27, at 2:00 pm at the Optimiste Performance Hall, 1535 du Parc Avenue in Rockland. Members of the Emergency Operations Centre for Clarence-Rockland will be present to provide information and answer questions.
The Red Cross will be assisting the City with managing the emergency shelter located at the Clarence Creek Arena, 418 Lemay Street. The shelter will be accessible as of 10:00 pm tonight. People are asked to call 211 if they need to access the shelter before.
At 11:00 am this morning, Mayor Guy Desjardins declared a State of Emergency for the City of Clarence-Rockland. The area covered by this State of Emergency are properties on Voisine, Woods, Pigeon, Pago and Wilson Street as well as Old Highway 17 in Rockland. A section of Lacroix Road in Hammond as well as an area around Cobbs Lake in Bourget is also included.