The F Factor

Flooding.  With all eyes focused on our country’s recent and extensive flooding crises, there are many schools of thought on how to deal with repeat occurrences.  Unfortunately, the time for reactive thinking is over.  The time for proactive strategies is now.  And it is real.  And it is urgent.  The facts are in, the looming and catastrophic effects of  climate change are fast becoming the reality and it is time the various levels of government start implementing solid measures to keep our cities and citizens safe.  A recent article in building.ca speaks to the impact on the infrastructure that these repeat flood events have and, offers some solid suggestions on what we need to do now, to prevent a disaster later.  Read the article here