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Residents asked to report blocked catch basins during snow melt

March 28, 2020 3:12 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

With warming temperatures, some streets in the city are experiencing water pooling due to blocked catch basins. thank youCity crews are proactively working to unblock catch basins by removing debris and ice to allow water to flow from the street into the catch basin.

Residents are asked to report blocked catch basins to The City by calling 403-342-8111 between the hours of 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Urgent after hour requests can be made by calling 403-342-8238.

Some residents may choose to clear snow, ice or other debris from blocked catch basins themselves, however residents are reminded who perform this action do so at their own risk and should always remain cautious of hazards.

More information on catch basins and drainage can be found on The City’s website: .

For more information, contact:

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer

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