Update on Flooding in Northern Alberta – May 1, 2020

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Update on Flooding in Northern Alberta – May 1, 2020

In Edmonton, Alberta Environment Minister Jason Nixon provides an update on the flooding in northern Alberta. He is joined by Scott Long, executive director of the Alberta Emergency Management Agency. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has announced that flood evacuees will receive emergency financial support. Approximately 13,000 residents have been forced to evacuate their homes in the Fort McMurray area. (no interpretation)