The Calgary Public Library is collecting the stories of those who have experienced a flood during the history of this city. Their recollections have been shared below.
If you would like to share your experience submit your story here. My Story
We ignored the evacuation order
We went downtown on the day before
As a security guard, I had the honour of watching the flood from the beginning till the end.
I went into work by C-Train to Heritage Station, then took the bus downtown at 6 a.m.
My colleague at work was called at work to vacate her apartment.