|Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi, standing next to Alberta Environment Minister Shannon Phillips, speaks to reporters about the planned Springbank reservoir flood-mitigation project. (Evelyne Asselin/CBC)|
Flood mitigation: Springbank reservoir selected to protect Calgary
Environment Minister Shannon Phillips joined Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi to announce the project
via CBC News, October 26, 2015
Alberta will build a major reservoir in Springbank to protect Calgary from Elbow River flooding, the province has announced.
The move is sure to upset area landowners opposed to the project, but was welcomed by Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi.
Read more here: http://www.cbc.ca/…/flood-diversion-plan-phillips-nenshi-1.…