The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry – Bancroft District is advising area residents that a Flood Warning has been issued for all of the Bancroft District. Residents of the Bancroft District should keep a close watch on conditions, regularly check for updated messages and exercise caution near fast-moving rivers and streams.
The discharge at Bark Lake dam has had to be increased to slow the rate of rise at Bark Lake. Levels will increase downstream of Bark Lake Dam. The Township has sand and sand bags available for any resident that requires them.