POLITICS

A look at the Slave Lake fire by the numbers; recovery is a slow process

05/13/2012 08:05 EDT | Updated 07/13/2012 05:12 EDT
SLAVE LAKE, Alta. - A look at the pace of recovery in Slave Lake:

Homes, apartment units and townhouses destroyed in Slave Lake: 502

Homes damaged: 52

Businesses lost: 10

Number of families left homeless: 734

Temporary mobile units: 226

Construction permits issued: 209

New homes completed: 21

(Source: Town of Slave Lake)