How To Reduce Damage From Future Disasters

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Release date: 
August 2, 2008
Release Number: 
1768-121

MADISON, Wis. -- Many stores and community facilities in Southern Wisconsin host FEMA displays that offer advice about rebuilding safer and stronger structures after flooding. Two of the more popular free publications are Protecting Your Home from Flood Damage and After Flood: The First Steps.

Here is a list of locations that offer free information concerning rebuilding/retrofitting a home or business. If you're not able to visit one of these displays, check out www.fema.gov/plan/prevent/howto/ for a variety of illustrated booklets and success stories.

Columbia County

Lodi Women's Club Public Library
130 Lodi St., Lodi, WI  53555

Polnow Automotive Repair Center
311 W. Conant St., Portage, WI  53901

Kilbourn Public Library
620 Elm St., Wisconsin Dells, WI  53965

Crawford County

Sauk Prairie Eagle Inn, 655 Water St.
Prairie du Sac, WI  53578

Sentry Foods, 645 3rd St., Prairie du Sac, WI  53578

Dane County

Village of Cambridge, 200 Spring St., Cambridge, WI  53523
Village of Cottage Grove, 221 E. Cottage Grove Rd., Cottage Grove, WI  53527
Deerfield Public Library, 12 W. Nelson St., Deerfield, WI  53531 
Village of Deerfield, 4 N. Main St., Deerfield, WI  53531

Grant County

Platteville Senior Citizens Center, 55 S. Court St., Platteville, WI  53818

Green County

Monroe Public Library, 925 16th Ave., Monroe, WI  53566
Children's Services, Monticello Public Library, 512 E. Lake Ave., Monticello, WI  53570

Jefferson County

Chamber of Commerce, 244 N. Main St., Fort Atkinson, WI  53538
City of Fort Atkinson, Municipal Bldg., 101 Main St., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Dwight Foster Public Library, 102 E. Milwaukee Ave., Fort Atkinson, WI  53538
County Market Total Discount Foods, S. Hwy 26, Jefferson, WI  53549
Hollywood Video, 159 Collins Rd., Jefferson, WI  53549
Ilse's Laundry, 159 Collins Rd., Jefferson, WI  53549
Jefferson Area Business Center, 218 Wisconsin Dr., Jefferson, WI  53549
Jefferson Chamber of Commerce, 122 W. Garland St., Jefferson, WI  53549
Jefferson Library, 321 Main St., Jefferson, WI  53549
Punzel Ace Hardware, 117 W. North St., Jefferson, WI  53549
Village of Jefferson, 317 Main St., Jefferson, WI  53549

Juneau County

City of Elroy, 225 Main St., Elroy, WI  53929
Elroy Public Library, 501 2nd Main St., Elroy, WI  53929
Lyndon Station, Kildare Town Hall, N2592 - 26th Ave., Lyndon Station, WI  53538
Hatch Public Library Mauston, 111 W. State St., Mauston, WI  53948
Mauston City Hall, 303 Mansion St., Mauston, WI  53948
Necedah Town Hall, 101 Center St., Necedah, WI  54646
New Lisbon, 232 W. Pleasant St., New Lisbon, WI  53950
Village of Wonewoc, 200 West St., Wonewoc, WI  53968
Wonewoc Library, 305 Center St., Wonewoc, WI  53968

La Crosse County

American Red Cross, 2927 Losey Blvd., S. La Crosse, WI  54601
Walmart, 4622 Mormon Coulee Rd., La Crosse, WI  54601

Rock County

Fourth Street Laundromat, 930 SR-81, Beloit, WI  53511
Edgerton Pharmacy, 711 N. Main St., Edgerton, WI  53534
Piggly Wiggly 1211 N. Main St., Edgerton, WI  53534
American Red Cross, 211 Parker Dr., Janesville, WI  53545
Golden Oil Co. Inc., 1840 Beloit Ave., Janesville, WI  5...

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July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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