Contact: Aaron White
La Crosse, Vernon, Juneau and Monroe counties saw flash flooding, washouts, and mudslides. More rain in forecast this afternoon.
La Crosse – Following the extensive flooding in La Crosse, Vernon, Monroe, and Juneau counties, U.S. Rep. Ron Kind is urging impacted land and property owners to contact his office for assistance in working with federal agencies.
Rep. Ron Kind’s statement is below:
“The damage from last night’s flash flooding, washouts and mudslides is devastating. Many are still in need of assistance, and the true extent of the damage remains unknown. If you’ve been impacted, it’s important to document all damage. My office can help get you connected with the appropriate relief to begin the recovery process. If you or someone you know is looking for help or has questions, I urge you to call my office at 1-888-442-8040.”
Rep. Kind’s office can help Wisconsinites work with federal agencies after flooding and severe weather. More information can be found by calling toll-free: 1-888-442-8040 or by visiting kind.house.gov. Residents are also encouraged to report damage by calling 211, or their county emergency management offices.