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Homeowners could be on hook for groundwater flood threat


April 1, 2014
By Jessica Barrett Calgary Herald

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April 1, 2014, Calgary – Groundwater seepage presents a particular challenge for flood mitigation
planning in part because it is not well understood by experts and
scientists, Calgary city council heard Monday. Yet groundwater, in the form of
backed up drains and sewage systems, caused significant uninsurable
damage throughout the city last spring.

April 1, 2014, Calgary – Groundwater seepage presents a particular challenge for flood mitigation
planning in part because it is not well understood by experts and
scientists, Calgary city council heard Monday. Yet groundwater, in the form of
backed up drains and sewage systems, caused significant uninsurable
damage throughout the city last spring. | READ MORE

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