Recovery Experts Schedule Final Store, Fair Activities

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Release date: 
August 1, 2008
Release Number: 
1768-117

Madison, Wis. -- Community Education Outreach (CEO) teams wind up their series of location visits to county fairs, home improvement stores, and hardware stores that provide flood-recovery advice and distribute repair and rebuilding information on August 10, disaster officials announced.

CEO teams provide flood-recovery advice on rebuilding to avoid future storm damages, remedies for mold and information on flood insurance and other state and federal disaster assistance programs.

"The CEO team visits provide opportunities for everyone who suffered damage from the June storms and floods to get personalized help and have their questions answered by experts," said WEM Administrator Johnnie Smith. "So far, more than 8,600 Wisconsin residents have received assistance from these teams."

Individuals and business owners also can access more information on flood proofing and renovations online at www.fema.gov, www.floodsmart.gov? and www.flash.org.? Mitigation specialists also are located at the Disaster Recovery Centers (list attached) still operating.?

The following tables show the final stops scheduled for CEO mitigation teams and the dates and times they will be available:

Aug. 2 -Aug. 4
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat.
?8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun.
? 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mon.
Aug. 2 -Aug. 4
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat.
?8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun.
? 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mon.
Aug. 2 -Aug. 4
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat.
?8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun.
? 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mon.
Lowe's
6500 Green Bay Road
Kenosha, WI? 53142
Home Depot
6489 S. 27th St..
Franklin, WI? 53132
Ace Hardware
2836 S. Business Dr.
Sheboygan, WI? 53081
Aug. 2 -Aug. 4
7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun.
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mon
Aug. 2 -Aug. 4
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun.
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mon.
Aug. 2 -Aug. 4
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun.
8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mon.
Walsh's Ace Hardware
1525 Bohmann Dr.
Richland Center, WI? 53581
Home Depot
232 E. Wolf Run
Mukwonago, WI? 53149
Fisher's Do It Best Hardware
903 16th St.
Brodhead, WI? 53520
August 2-8
7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun.
August 6-10
7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun.
Aug 2 - Aug 10
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily
Wisconsin State Fair
Walsh's Ace Hardware
2727 New Pinery Rd.
Portage, WI? 53901
Ace Hardware Orfordville Lumber
602 Brodhead St.
Orfordville, WI? 53576
Milwaukee State Fair Grounds
640 S. 84th St.
West Allis, WI? 53214
July 30-Aug. 3
10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thur.-Sat.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun.
July 31-Aug. 3
1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thur.
10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun.
August 5-10
10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tue.-Sat.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun.
Ozaukee County Fair
W67 N866 Washington Ave.
Cedarburg, WI? 53012
Green Lake County Fair South Street
Green Lake, WI? 54941
Winnebago County Fair
500 East County Road Y
Oshkosh, WI? 54901
Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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