Media Release: Sportsnet Celebrates Heroes of Hockey with the 18th Annual Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada, Jan. 20

                                                                                    –12.5-hour broadcast of the country’s favourite annual hockey celebration begins at 1 p.m. ET/ 10 a.m. PT on Sportsnet and CBC, featuring all seven Canadian NHL teams – – Ron MacLean hosts live from Corner Brook, NL, with guest appearances by Don Cherry, NHL Alumni and local heroes –Read More

What is a State of Emergency? How does it affect you?

What is a State of Emergency? Here’s how it affects you Article from the weather network meteorologist/science writer Scott Sutherland Monday, January 15, 2018, 6:15 PM – With Corner Brook Mayor Jim Parsons declaring a state of emergency over the weekend, due to the impacts of intense rainfall and flooding,Read More

Public Advisory: Financial Assistance Program and Advice for Residents and Communities Affected by West Coast Flooding

Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment, the Fire, Emergency and Corporate Services Document: Advice for Residents and Communities Affected by Flood Public Advisory: Details on Financial Assistance for Residents and Communities Affected by West Coast Flooding Newfoundland and Labrador Disaster Financial Assistance Program NLIS 1 Municipal Affairs and Environment JanuaryRead More

Media Advisory: City Road Closures Update January 14, 2018 10:45 pm

The City of Corner Brook wishes to advise residents and businesses that the following road closure remains in effect until further notice as of Sunday, January 14th, 2018. The current road closure is necessary for road repairs and maintenance.  Street remaining closed: Porters Lane- The general motoring public is stronglyRead More

Media Advisory: STATE OF LOCAL EMERGENCY TERMINATION ORDER

The City of Corner Brook wishes to advise residents and businesses of the termination of the State of Emergency order. Date: January 14, 2018 1:00 pm WHEREAS issues of heavy rainfall and snow melting, infrastructure damage, and an overwhelmed municipal drainage system have receded in Corner Brook; AND WHEREAS thisRead More

Media Advisory Main Street Bridge Open in Both Directions After Closure

Effective immediately, the City of Corner Brook wishes to advise residents and businesses that Main Street Bridge is open in both directions today, Sunday, January 14th, 2018. This closure was necessary due to high water levels. The general public is strongly advised to stay off the banks and stay awayRead More

Media Release STATE OF EMERGENCY CALLED FOR THE CITY OF CORNER BROOK

Effective immediately, the City of Corner Brook Mayor Jim Parsons has declared a state of emergency for the City on January 13, 2018 due to heavy rainfall and snow melting, infrastructure damage, and an overwhelmed municipal drainage system. We are dealing with a very sever rainfall and snow melting event.Read More

Media Advisory: Road Closure -Woodbine Ave & Maple Valley Road

Effective immediately, the City of Corner Brook wishes to advise residents and businesses that there is an emergency road closure today, Saturday, January 13th,  2018. This road closures is necessary due to flooding and road maintenance. Area to be affected: Woodbine Ave Maple Valley Road The general motoring public isRead More

Media Release: CITY WATER BREAKS AND EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURES

The City of Corner Brook wishes to advise the public that a two water main breaks occurred overnight in the area of: Elizabeth Street City crews have been on the scene of the water breaks overnight and working towards resolution. The Corner Brook Fire Department are activating their emergency waterRead More


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