Just to clarify, buses will run as usual today but WILL NOT be servicing stops in the impact flood zones or on roadways that have been closed. Services that cross the Grand River will likely see lengthy delays as detours have been noted as taking over an hour. twitter.com/lizzybanuelos/…
8:30pm FLOOD UPDATE: The flood crisis impacting Holmedale, Old West Brant & Eagle Place is still volatile. The situation remains unpredictable & is still high risk for the impacted areas. The Evacuation call remains in effect until further notice. Details: bit.ly/2EUL4j9
PLEASE AVOID THE IMPACTED AREA. we are receiving reports that people are making their way to the area to get a look at the intensity of the flooding. Please stay away from the impacted area so that those impacted can be safely assisted.
UPDATE: Closures & evacuations of Holmedale, Old West Brant, and Eagle Place will remain in effect until at least noon on Feb. 22 when the situation will be reassessed. The situation is still volatile, highly unpredictable and deemed high risk. bit.ly/2CAKBh7#BtfdFlood
CLOSURE UPDATE: the following schools will remain closed tomorrow (Feb22) due to the ongoing State of Emergency in Brantford: Agnes G. Hodge, Bellview PS, Ecole Dufferin, Lansdowne-Costain PS, Princess Elizabeth PS, Jean Vanier and Ste Marguerite Bourgeoys.
CLOSURE NOTICE - for Thur. Feb. 22 - Please note: @GEDSB Agnes G. Hodge, Bellview, Ecole Dufferin, Lansdowne-Costain, Princess Elizabeth, the Joseph Brant Learning Centre & the Education Centre will remain closed tomorrow due to the on-going State of Emergency in Brantford
Some significant delays are expected this afternoon for bus routes that have to cross the Grand River in Brant(ford) as a number of key bridges have been closed. Please check the delays page for updates on routes that are running behind schedule: transinfobhn.ca/Cancellations.…
Those who live in the areas identified in the floodplain map attached are strongly urged to evacuate. @BrantfordPolice are going door to evacuate the following streets Foster, Cayuga, Aberdeen, Strathcona, Pontiac, Tecumseh, Ontario, Port, Eagle Ave, Robertson, Denver and Baldwin
EMERGENCY NOTICE - Due to flood risk, the City has issued an immediate evacuation of Holmedale, Eagle Place & West Brant. Buses are available to help evacuate @ Eagle Ave & Foster St., Baldwin & Erie Ave, Erie & Aberdeen Ave. Those requiring shelter can go to Woodman Comm. Centre
Students, staff, and visitors are invited to wear pink on this date to stand up against all forms of discrimination and bullying. Classrooms will have specific activities leading up to this day.