He said the government will look to local suppliers first before deciding whether to transport bags from elsewhere in the country.
The flooding has forced almost 1,900 people from their houses in 126 municipalities in the Canadian province of Quebec, authorities told the Associated Press on Sunday.
Red Cross volunteers are working in 12 welcome centres across Quebec that have been set up to help victims of flooding.
In total, 2000 people have left their homes and about 500 roads washed out province-wide.
"We have to be prudent, the water is flowing quickly", he told a press conference in Montreal. Stewart says the product has been available since late 2015.
"I have never seen so much water between Ottawa and Montreal", Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, the wife of the prime minister, told broadcaster RDI.
Quebec Environment Minister David Heurtel said Friday that rain in the province was forecast to reach historic levels - "beyond the worst scenarios that have occurred in the last 55 years".
Tony Awards 2017: Watch the nominations livestream
While 11 musicals and 14 plays collected nominations this morning, 11other shows were overlooked by the Nominating Committee. Only three shows were nominated for best musical revival: " Falsettos ", " Miss Saigon " and "Hello, Dolly!".
"With the dams, we have been able to slow down the flow (of water) by over 2,500 cubic metres per second".
If you live along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River and you're begging for more water to be released at the dams in Massena, you need to see what it's doing in Montreal.
Even after the devastating flood in southern Alberta in 2013, McGillivray said, only 94 of 254 homeowners accepted buyouts offered by the provincial government. We'll be there with police forces. "The deployment was swift and efficient".
Some 1,200 troops have reportedly been deployed to help evacuate people.
The issue now, Feltmate said, is that new flood maps would be "politically toxic". Residents are being told to stay off water-covered streets, and to be ready to evacuate.
Over 1200 military personnel have been called out to help with the flood situation in Quebec. "I've spoken to people who have crossed".
"We are here to serve the civilian power", Lavoie said.
"We'll sort that out in the days ahead and we'll do so fairly that is appropriate in the circumstances, but the key thing is make sure the resources are there to keep people safe", he said.
Whatever hope Montreal-area flood zone residents had that Nature would throw them a break was extinguished in a haze of constant drizzle early Friday as Environment Canada updated its special weather statement to a full-fledged rain warning.
The town of Rigaud, west of Montreal, has been particularly hard hit and a state of emergency has also been declared there.
Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre declared a state of emergency on Sunday afternoon, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) reported.
The has military raced to sandbag homes, and schools and official buildings have been closed in some areas as the province continued to grapple with the disaster.
Sharapova made 80 percent of her first serves in her first five service games and won 80 percent of those points. I know that there is strong expectation from the media and fans but we are not casting.
Pittsburgh has won each of the three previous deciding games, the last in 2009 in Washington on its way to the Stanley Cup. Burakovsky spent the night on the top line, but former linemate Lars Eller got the secondary assist on the goal.
Del Rosario, then under President Benigno Aquino III, spearheaded the filing of the arbitration complaint against China in 2013. The statement shows that other matters tackled included East Timor's application to become an ASEAN member.
Burakovsky netted his second goal of the night and third in the last two games just 72 seconds later, making it a 5-0 game. Ian Cole , Ron Hainsey and Justin Schultz simply looked exhausted out and taxed, as they combined for no shots on goal .
His nearest rival Mr Ahn, of the centrist People's Party, cast his vote saying: "A vote is much stronger than a bullet". The election is being closely watched at a time of economic uncertainty and heightened tensions with North Korea.
Wall Street was poised for a lower opening, with Dow futures and the broader S&P 500 futures down 0.1 percent. Macron joined President Francois Hollande in a commemoration of the formal German defeat in World War II.
Alphabet gave the award to Pichai in January 2016, a few months after he succeeded Larry Page as Google's CEO. Analysts had been expecting about $24.2 billion in revenue and earnings of $7.40 per share.
She was sacked later that day for refusing to defend Trump's first travel ban, which targeted seven Muslim-majority countries. Speaking on unmasking , Clapper stated that there were 1,934 people unmasked by the U.S. government in 2016.
According to the UN Secretariat, Israel is expected to pay $11.7 million this year, or 0.43 percent of the regular budget. UNESCO adopted the resolution with 22 member states voting in favour, 10 voting against and 23 abstaining.
It is undoubtedly great news for Europe and the European Union. (Onwards!), barely a year ago. "It's youth, it's hope". Macron has promised that half of those candidates will be new to elected politics.
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Still, the " Rhythm Nation " singer said she's excited to resume her tour on September 7, and gave a sweet shout-out to her fans. The 56-city run will begin September 7 in Lafayette, Louisiana and includes multiple stops in Texas and California.
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Trump said after the attack that relations between Washington and Moscow "may be at an all-time low". It was at least the third conversation between the two leaders since Trump's inauguration.
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Bogle attended Berkshire's meeting Saturday after Buffett praised him in his annual letter to shareholders this year. He said it may have been harder to single people out because "we have never had more good managers".
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Jonas Valanciunas added 19 points and eight rebounds, with Norman Powell chipping in with 13 points and Serge Ibaka scoring 12. The Cavs are having few problems against the Raptors and went 3-0 up in the Eastern Conference semi-finals with a 115-94 win.
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And 13 minutes, Jaume Costa handled the ball in the Villarreal box to gift Lionel Messi a penalty and his second goal of the day. Messi has had another impressive season with Barcelona , despite the fact that the club may only win one competition this year.
Sismo en norte de Chile provoca temor sin daños
El sismo afectó a unas 34 ciudades repartidas por la zona central del país, comprendidas en 800 kilómetros de territorio. El temblor se sintió "con fuerza" en las provincias de Mendoza, San Juan y Córdoba.