Champlain Park is constructed on part of the Ottawa River’s old flood plain. This can affect the rate of storm water drainage during heavy rains. Therefore, we suggest that our residents also exercise caution around the wading pool, play structure and in any low-lying areas.
General flood info and current status: https://ottawa.ca/en/residents/emergency-services/emergency-preparedness/flood-information-0
Water pooling and flooding creates hazard at some City parks
April 17, 2019 Announcements and Events
The City of Ottawa is asking residents to ensure that children and pets are kept away from City wading pools and play structures in parks located near a river.