City offers disaster relief to qualified residents with flooded basements due to April storm

Was your home hit hard by the recent heavy rainfall on April 14/15, 2018, causing flooding to your basement?

The City of Hamilton has extended the Residential Municipal Disaster Relief Assistance Program (RMDRAP) for all residents, that may have incurred damage on April 14/15, 2018.If the basement in your residential property was flooded as a direct result of the storms, you may be eligible for some financial assistance from the City of Hamilton.

How to apply for assistance

  1. Call our Hotline: Telephone 1-866-596-2242. You’ll reach our Program Administrators, Cunningham Lindsey Canada.
  2. Don’t Wait! The deadline for submitting a completed application is August 15, 2018.
  3. Tell your neighbours: They can start their own application by calling the hotline, if they were affected by the storm as well.