Flooding Information

Boil Water Advisory Over

Below are media releases and other information.

Please note the Public Health Boil Water Advisory for Harriston residents has been lifted.


June 28, 2017
Flooding Emergency in Minto Update - 4:50 p.m.

June 27, 2017
Boil Water Advisory Lifted for Harriston Residents

June 26, 2017
Minto Flood Recovery Efforts Continue

June 25, 2017
Three County Waste Facilities To Open Tomorrow For Flood Damaged Material Drop Off

June 24, 2017
Maitland Valley Conservation Authority Flood Warning Update - 10:00 am

June 24, 2017
Flooding Emergency in Minto Update - 8:04 am

June 23, 2017
Boil Water Advisory

June 23, 2017
Flooding Emergency in Minto Update 2

June 23, 2017
Flooding Emergency in Minto Update - 1:20 pm

June 23, 2017
Flooding Emergency in Minto


Wednesday June 28th Mennonite Disaster Service

If you have been affected by the flooding in Harriston and need assistance with your home, Mennonite Disaster Service is here to help.

Please contact either of the following representatives to have the Mennonite Disaster Service come to your home:

Martin Durksen: 905-892-3864
Esther Buck: 519-357-0192


Monday June 26th Flood Damage Reporting Form Available

Anyone who incurred damages is encouraged to complete the Flood Damage Reporting Form.


Monday June 26th Flood Damaged Material Drop Off Options

  • County of Wellington Waste Facilities at Harriston, Rothsay and Riverstown from 8am-6pm
  • Harriston Arena for non hazardous and non electric items

Waste should be directed to the County Waste Facilities where possible so it can be weighed and receipts issued.


Free Bottled Water Available for Harriston Residents at Harriston Fire Hall

Saturday June 24th from noon - 5pm
Sunday June 25th from noon - 5pm

Any Harriston residents impacted by the Boil Water Advisory are able to come to the Harriston Fire Hall to pick up a case of bottled water.

The Harriston Fire Hall is located at 87 Elora St. S.
For more information please call 519-338-3046.


After the Flood
A Homeowner's Checklist