There were 77 homes flooded during the 2004 rainstorms in Malmo Plains. Drainage Services investigated and set up improvement plans for this neighbourhood.
Details of the summaries, projects, and presentations provide the progress of the improvements.
October 2006 - Preliminary Engineering Design
Open House Detail
November 2005 - Recommendation of improvements
March 2005 - Describes options to be adopted to improve flood prevention
For homeowners who have experienced basement flooding or whose dwellings were built before 1989, Drainage Planning and Engineering has a subsidy program to assist homeowners financially to install a backwater valve. For more information, refer to the Backwater Valve Subsidy Program.