Saint-Ours, Quebec, April 26, 2019 - Parks Canada wishes to inform the public that the following measure has been taken due to exceptionally high water levels on the Richelieu River and flooding:

  • The Saint-Ours Canal National Historic Site is closed: Parks Canada asks visitors to refrain from entering the park around the Sainte-Ours Canal.

Parks Canada is requesting the cooperation and support of all users and asks that they comply with temporary signage and exercise patience and caution.

Parks Canada will inform the population of the reopening of the installations as soon as possible.