There were 532 homes flooded during the 2004 rainstorms in South Edmonton Communities including Keheewin, Ermineskin, Steinhauer, Duggan, Rideau Park, Empire Park, Royal Gardens, Aspen Gardens, Westbrook Estates, Greenfield, and Sweet Grass.
The City investigated and set up improvement plans for these neighbourhoods.
Details of the summaries, projects, and presentations provide the progress of the improvements.
September 2011 - Progress of the construction and future drainage and road improvements for Keheewin neighbourhood
May 2006 - 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.