Flood Protection Resources

Find More Information About Flooding & Flood Safety
Perhaps the biggest cause of flood related deaths and injuries is lack of public understanding of the severity and danger involved in floods and flash floods.

Flood Hazard Information

Tips on How to Stay "Flood Safe"
  • Driving Flood Safe
  • Keeping Your Family Flood Safe
  • Working Flood Safe
Helpful Information
  • Learn more about the benefits of taking care of local streams and protecting the natural creek habitat.
  • Construction in the floodplain usually requires a special permit from your city or the county. Special requirements apply when you are substantially improving your existing building.
  • Are you at risk? Check the map of the local flood hazards and look up your Ozaukee County address to see if you are near a flood zone (or call your municipality's public works department for your official flood zone designation).