The municipality of Fort-Coulonge issued a notice to the evacuated residents on Wednesday. According to the Facebook post, there are two steps remaining before residents may return home:
1) The restoration of the sewer system in that area;
2) A visit by the fire department to ensure the safety of your home
The restoration of the sewer system is anticipated in the near future, to accelerate the process of allowing evacuees to return to their homes, the municipality haves proceeded with visits to the homes evacuated.
Yesterday, the municipality confirmed that all the housing units on Desrochers Street will be visited by the fire department and a representative of Waskahegen Corporation.
Today, Friday and Saturday, the fire department plans to visit all the other houses of the evacuated sector. If you have been evacuated and the municipality has not been able to reach you, please call the municipal office to schedule your appointment, 819-683-2259 ext. 225.