Alberta environment minister provides update on floods in the province – April 28, 2020

Alberta environment minister provides update on floods in the province – April 28, 2020



Alberta Environment Minister Jason Nixon provides an update on the flooding in northern Alberta. He is joined by Don Scott (mayor of the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo and Fort McMurray), Josh Knelson (reeve of Mackenzie County), Colleen Walford (river forecaster, Environment and Parks), and Shane Schrieber (managing director, Alberta Emergency Management Agency). A mandatory evacuation order has been issued for the Fort McMurray area, and Mayor Scott has made a request to the federal government for military assistance.