From the Office of the Mayor of Richland Center and Richland County Board Chair
The flood water is rising fast. A declaration of a State of Emergency had been made for Richland County and the City of Richland Center. Later in the day movement around the county may become dangerous. Emergency Officials are encouraging all businesses to send employees home while there are still some passable roads.
A Shelter will be set up at the Community Center. For Life Safety issues call 911, for all other questions or concerns regarding flooding please call the following numbers:
To Report Road Issues or to obtain Alternative Routes: 608-649-5766
Damage Assessment: 608-649-5767
Public Health: 608-649-5752