Waltham: Helen Perry

I sure hope that everyone survived last week's heat wave. They are calling for warm temperatures again this week.
On July 4, residents of Waltham and our neighbouring municipalities attended an important meeting at the R. A Centre in Campbell’s Bay, concerning a recently released map of flooding areas in our towns and villages. The implications of this designation are quite serious for home owners and seasonal residents. The Quebec government has declared a moratorium on any construction of building in this so called flood plain. More seriously, they have also declared that residents are forbidden to repair their homes or make any attempt to recover from the flood damages.

 

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