Locals concerned about proposed Springbank Dam
It was a steady stream of concerned residents who took over the Cochrane Ranch House Wednesday evening for an open house regarding the proposed Springbank off-stream reservoir. The flood mitigation project would see a 4.5 kilometre canal carry water away from the Elbow River to a holding area about 15 kilometres west of Calgary just north of Highway 22. The reservoir would be considered dry and only used in the event of a flood situation however, landowners in the area would be asked to vacate. Something...