Flooding along Park Street in Kentville

Published on April 5, 2014

Parts of Park Street in Kentville were underwater April 5.

On April 2, the Kings REMO warned residents living near the Cornwallis River flood plain of the potential for localized flooding as a result of recent rain and anticipated rising temperatures.

Water levels had already risen almost to the road in some areas of Brooklyn Street near Valley Regional Hospital, parts of the community of Meadowview between Steadman and Tupper Road, Cambridge Road near Ratchford Road and South Bishop Road at the Cornwallis River Bridge by April 2. On April 5, significant water was down on Park Street.