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Helping Communities with Ice Storm Assistance

Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

Ontario is providing financial assistance under the Ice Storm Assistance Program to communities across the province severely affected by the December 2013 ice storm. 

To date, the province has fully reviewed the claims and initiated final payments to the following three municipalities:

  • Township of Centre Wellington - $297,543
  • Township of Mapleton - $23,009
  • Township of Puslinch - $44,923

The province has offered the other 55 claimants an interim payment. Final payments, when they are issued, will be based on the outcome of a complete claim review.

Interim payment offers have been made to the following municipalities and conservation authorities:


Ajax - $178,482

Newmarket - $43,548


Alnwick/Haldimand - $10,378

North Perth - $31,962


Aurora - $102,833

Northumberland County - $13,015


Brampton - $6,604,414

Oakville - $1,922,379


Brant County - $17,314

Oshawa - $571,619


Brantford - $34,552

Peel Region - $796,847


Burlington - $1,166,883

Pickering - $180,928

Caledon - $272,488

Port Hope - $164,949

Cambridge - $122,547

Prince Edward County - $155,682

Clarington - $463,428

Richmond Hill - $1,137,159

Cobourg - $32,053

Stratford - $4,687

Durham Region - $525,021

Toronto - $22,488,907

East Gwillimbury - $5,048

Vaughan - $3,579,618

Erin - $156,702

Waterloo - $127,505

Guelph - $321,080

Waterloo Region - $47,915

Guelph/Eramosa - $56,178

Wellington North - $2,200

Halton Hills - $326,901

West Perth - $7,587

Halton Region - $996,639

Whitby - $266,816

Hamilton - $1,446,814

Whitchurch-Stouffville - $109,039

Hamilton Township - $17,699

Wilmot - $10,597

Huron East - $3,889

Woolwich - $32,649

King - $76,310

York Region - $809,111

Kitchener - $143,028

Markham - $2,480,559

Milton - $650,370

Minto - $28,173

Mississauga - $3,310,943



Central Lake Ontario Conservation Authority - $4,505

Credit Valley Conservation Authority - $26,147

Grand River Conservation Authority - $191,743

Halton Region Conservation Authority - $45,266

Hamilton Region Conservation Authority - $19,975

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority - $95,412

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