The water levels continue to drop in the Gull River in Minden Hills. The levels in the river receded by eight centimetres between Tuesday and Wednesday. Reeve Brent Devolin says engineers are currently assessing the damage from the flood.

If you are in need of assistance, you can register with the Red Cross. The Red Cross is at the S.G. Nesbitt Centre from 10:00am to 4:00pm and then are at the Minden Hills Food Centre from 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Devolin also tells us the Red Cross has been busy visiting affected areas.

If you have any concerns or questions, Devolin suggests you contact the municipal office at 705-286-1202, or the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577

The Red Cross, Health Unit, as well as the fire department will be going door to door on Thursday, May 18, and Friday, May 19. They will be visiting homes on: Anson, McKnight Orde, Invergordon, Water, and Prince Streets.