The purpose of this office is to protect the people and property in Drumheller from loss due to flooding through a sensible model for a small community to adapt to the perils of changing climate. The Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office will manage the Flood Mitigation and Climate Adaptataon System through to its completion in 2024.
WHO: Town of Drumheller
WHAT: Flood Mitigation and Climate Adaptation System
WHERE: 100 kilometers of riverbank in the community of Drumheller
WHY: Protect residents and property from loss or injury related to the perils of flood and changes in climate
HOW: Drumheller Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office using the Incident Command System
HOW MUCH: Funding total: $55M
Protect residents and property from loss or injury related to the perils of flood and changes in climate.
Preserve the value of property and ensure risk is reduced to levels which allows financial and insurance products to remain available.
The creation of the Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office will follow the principles of the internationally recognized Incident Command System (ICS).
The Resiliency and Flood Mitigation Office will take a phased approach over the next 4 years.
This program includes: