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Calgary Stampede 2013: Hell Or High Water and you're all invited on July 5.  My city has been flooded, 100 000 people are evacuated, but we will cowboy up and bring you the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.  Click through to see the amazing photos and video of the devastation.  Nonetheless, we will come together - come hell or high water.  #calgary #alberta #floods #stampede

Calgary Stampede 2013 Hell or High Water. No flood can dampen our spirit.

Calgary Alberta Mayor  Nenshi commenting about stupid people during the 2013 flood

Calgary's Mayor Naheed Nenshi is awesome, and certainly one of the wittiest political leaders we have in Canada right now. Here's one gem he said re: the 2013 Alberta Flooding.

A truck sat submerged in the flood waters at the Southland Dog Park as the Bow River burst its banks in some of the worst flooding in years in Calgary on June 21, 2013. Photograph by:  Read more: http://www.calgaryherald.com/Gallery+Pictures+from+flood+ravaged+Alberta/8559569/story.html#ixzz2Wtd2WNDc

via A truck sat submerged in the flood waters at the Southland Dog Park as the Bow River burst its banks in some of the worst flooding in years in Calgary on June Photograph by: Colleen De Neve, Calgary Herald

Calgary firefighters rest after a long night of evacuating residents from flooded buildings in Erlton on Friday morning June 21, 2013. Photograph by: Gavin Young, Calgary Herald

Calgary firefighters rest after a long night of evacuating residents from flooded buildings in Erlton on Friday morning June Photograph by: Gavin Young, Calgary Herald

Downtown Calgary is flooded and closed off as the Elbow and the Bow rivers spill their banks due to too much rain in the region.  June 21,2013

Downtown Calgary is flooded and closed off as the Elbow and the Bow rivers spill their banks due to too much rain in the region.

Calgary flooding June 21, 2013 - using combines for evacuations

A Nanton fire fighter (brought in to assist) wades through the flood water in High River, Alberta Thursday, June The town of High River was hit by massive flooding Thursday. Photograph by: Tijana Martin, Calgary Herald

A Calgarian paddled a boat along a street in the Elbow Park area of Calgary after the Elbow River spilled over the banks and flooded a large area surrounding it on June 21, 2013. Photograph by:  Read more: http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/alberta/Gallery+Dramatic+photos+Calgary+Floods/8561682/story.html#ixzz2Wto7BLej

A Calgarian paddled a boat along a street in the Elbow Park area of Calgary after the Elbow River spilled over the banks and flooded a large area surrounding it on June Photograph by: Colleen De Neve, Calgary Herald

2013 Calgary Flood - 22/06/2013 - Calgary Flames - Photos

2013 Calgary Flood - 33 million gallons of water inside the Calgary saddledome.

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Calgary flood evacuation grows, zoo animals could be next

The Calgary Fire Department rescues a family from where they were trapped in their flooded Erlton apartment on Friday morning June 21, 2013. Photograph by:  Read more: http://www.calgaryherald.com/Gallery+Pictures+from+flood+ravaged+Alberta/8559569/story.html#ixzz2WtaqfNhg

The Calgary Fire Department rescues a family from where they were trapped in their flooded Erlton apartment on Friday morning June Photograph by: Gavin Young, Calgary Herald

If this guy is biking in flood zones , he needs a life jacket to go with his helmet. Calgary Floods 2013

If this guy is biking in flood zones , he needs a life jacket to go with his helmet.