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Fort McMurray Fire

posted May 10, 2016, 4:32 PM by Unknown user   [ updated May 10, 2016, 4:32 PM by GhaniahC 87 ]

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he will visit Fort McMurray on Friday. The fire by Tuesday morning the fire had grown to 229,000 hectares and vastly spread across.

 

The heat temp. are expected to drop down to cooler temperatures by Thursday.


Different provinces are donating and helping out for the cause:

    Ottawa is sending air vehicles along with 13,000 COTS in case of emergencies and individual donations. Alberta is giving away debit cards to assist with affording food and shelter. Each adult received $1,250, and dependents got $500 each. In total $1,000,000 will be spent on the people. Like that each province will help out for the cause.

"One analyst from the Bank of Montreal estimated insurance losses could exceed $9-billion."(Phillip Crawley)
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