Updated: Dec 17, 2019
*UPDATE: We now know that insurance will cover the damage clean up in the basement however we are appealing to our community for support to cover the deductible and some additional costs for repairs that are not covered by insurance. To make a donation to support covering these additional costs you can donate online here.
After a challenging weekend, we have decided to share a letter we sent to our City Councillor requesting a meeting to discuss how our building was impacted by water damage after an incident in the construction area out front on Saturday:
We had an unfortunate incident this past weekend at TAP Centre for Creativity. We had a major mud and water flood in our basement – the first time in 20 years we have had water come in the front, Dundas-facing side of our building. Not just water, but a very thick layer of mud and several inches of water that came rushing in strong enough to knock over containers and items stored in the basement. This happened during dry weather after a wate