CONGRESSMAN JOE MORELLE URGES IJC TO TAKE ACTION TO ADDRESS DANGEROUSLY HIGH LAKE ONTARIO WATER LEVELS AND DEVELOP LONG-TERM PLAN TO REDUCE POTENTIAL FOR FUTURE FLOODING

February 22, 2019
Letters

Today, Congressman Joe Morelle sent the attached letter urging the International Joint Commission (IJC) to take action to address dangerously high Lake Ontario water levels and develop a long-term plan to reduce potential for future flooding. This week, it was reported that water levels are nearly 14 inches higher than the average for this time of year, and almost six inches higher than this year in 2017. Read below: