Rising flood waters have forced many local agencies and organizations to change plans on short notice.
Federal and Provincial buildings in Gatineau from government offices to the Canadian Museum of History are closed today.
The City of Gatineau has closed municipal buildings including libraries and sports facilities.
Residents who take Gatineau Transit (STO) will be able to ride for free in an effort to cut down on congestion on Gatineau streets.
Schools under the West Quebec School Board are closed today.