Event CategoryDisaster
Event GroupNatural
Event SubgroupMeteorological - Hydrological
Event TypeFlood
PlaceWinnipeg MB
Event Start DateMay 28, 2010
Event End DateMay 30, 2010
CommentsWinnipeg MB, May 29, 2010. Heavy rains over the course of a week caused significant flooding in Winnipeg and the surrounding area. Out of the 180,000 residential properties in Winnipeg, 619 reported being flooded. As a result, 420 were damaged by overland flooding, while 199 suffered sewage backups. The province offered disaster financial assistance for the flood event alongside other events which occurred over the spring and summer.
Injured / Infected0
Estimated Total Cost$7,731,772
Federal DFAA Payments$6,021,772
Provincial DFAA PaymentsUnknown
Provincial Department Payments$1,710,000
Municipal CostsUnknown
OGD CostsUnknown
Insurance PaymentsUnknown
NGO PaymentsUnknown
Utility - People Affected0