Share

Press Releases

Ryan Responds to Flood Damage

Wisconsin delegation joins together to call for support

f t # e
June 09, 2008 | Conor Sweeney (202-226-7326) | comments

WASHINGTON – Wisconsin’s 1st District Congressman Paul Ryan has taken swift action in response to the recent damage across the State. Ryan has remained in close contact with local officials working to assist those hit hardest by the continued flooding. Having received numerous inquiries, Ryan has provided the following information for residents looking to report flood-related damage:

County

Number to report damage

Emergency Management

Kenosha (262) 605-7926 (262) 605-7900
Milwaukee (414) 278-3000 (414) 278-4709
Racine (262) 636-3308 (262) 636-3515
Rock (608) 758-8440 (608) 758-8440
Walworth (262) 741-4400 (262) 741-4400
Waukesha (262) 548-7110 (262) 548-7580
  • Racine is also offering an email address: RCEmergencyManagement@goracine.org

  • Please note that these numbers are to report damage, and not for people to obtain immediate response assistance.  If you need immediate response assistance, please call 911.

In response to the severe storms and widespread flooding, Governor Jim Doyle has already declared a State of Emergency for 29 counties across Wisconsin. Ryan has joined with the entire Wisconsin Congressional delegation to offer their support should Governor Doyle formally request Federal disaster assistance.

Click here for a copy of the delegation’s letter to Mr. R. David Paulison, Administrator of Federal Emergency Management Agency.

f t # e