A year after the 2013 June floods, here’s a look “by the numbers” at the impact on Bragg Creek:
168 – The number of millimetres of rain that fell over three days, causing Bragg Creek and the Elbow River to spill their banks.
1,150 – The number of people evacuated from their homes.
321 – The number of homes and businesses that were damaged.
37 – The number of homeowners offered provincial buyouts.
$13,225,000 – The cost of road and bridge repairs and infrastructure improvements throughout Rocky View County.
20 – The number of communities throughout Rocky View County affected by the floods, including Elbow Valley, Bearspaw, Conrich and Springbank.