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City Crews Respond to Flooding


Significant rainfall is impacting water levels in Saint John. City crews have been responding to this event since early this morning.

Some roads are partially closed or completely covered in water:

•    Brown Street and Simpson Drive are closed.
•    Retail Drive is closed at Rothesay Avenue.
•    Rothesay Avenue (at the train bridge) and Ashburn Lake Road is closed.
•    Both outside lanes on Rothesay Ave by the fern hill cemetery are closed to traffic

Please observe signage and barricades and do not drive through water-covered or closed roads. Doing so may cause damage to your vehicle or to adjacent properties.

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