Monthly Archives: August 2014

Recycling

The Recycling trailer will in the village for the weekend. This will be the last weekend with recycling. Thank you for supporting the program and the DBA executive will look at option to expand the program for next summer. Have … Continue reading

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Daily flood Update: Wind and Wave Warning for South lakeshore

Originally posted on Association of Lake Manitoba Stakeholders:
Wind and Wave Warning: Strong north winds (20 knots = 37 km/h) increasing to NE 30 knots (56 km/h) this evening are forecast for the lake today. Sustained winds of 60 km/h…

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Delta Restoration committee – volunteers needed.

The DBA executive is looking for volunteers to assist with working on restoring Delta to its former glory. If you are interested in volunteering or assisting in anyway, please reply below.

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DRAFT of KGS Report

The RM has shared a copy of the DRAFT report KGS. Remember it’s done by engineers, so its a little difficult to de-code at first. Basically it’s a graph showing elevations of Land, buildings and existing wave protection. Here are … Continue reading

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Breakwater

We are in the process of applying for DFA funding to have the breakwater at the boat channel rebuilt. Does anyone have pictures of how it looked prior to the damage from the 2011 flood. If you do please contact … Continue reading

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Geotube care

We are very happy to have the Geotubes in place to protect our shorelines and homes. However as they are made of fabric, some care is required. Residents are asked : – please do not paint the Geotube. Paints contains … Continue reading

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Shout Out to Delta Good Samaritans.

Today one of the DBA Executive team members and his significant other set about the task of cleaning up the signs at the end of the road. Along came Rick and Sheila Henderson and Dennis Nodrick to help with elbow … Continue reading

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Portage diversion daily update

The Portage Diversion has now been open for 107 days. Its flow has now fallen to less than 1,000 cfs. Time: 8:00 AM Aug 16 Portage Diversion: 988 cfs Days open: 107 Lower Assiniboine: 10,872 cfs Waterhen: 9,213 cfs Whitemud: … Continue reading

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Rally For Lake Manitoba Action: This Tuesday – Noon at the Legislature

Originally posted on Association of Lake Manitoba Stakeholders:
Rally For Lake Manitoba Time: Noon Location: Legislative Grounds, Winnipeg Date: This coming Tuesday – August 19th ALMS has been advised that the PC Caucus is helping to organize a rally at…

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Delta Resident publishes article about common misconceptions about the Flood

Delta’s own Elenore Wieler has published another article about the flood and common misconceptions about what it means. click here to view the article

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