***The Vernon County Emergency Operations Center is OPEN***
Flood Emergency Information
ATTENTION: FEMA officials are not currently in Vernon County. We are still in the damage estimate collection phase. Beware of scams! *Press Release*
BUSINESS Resources – Post Disaster
RESIDENT Resources – Post Disaster
Business Damage Estimate
Residential Damage Estimate
September 13, 2018
VA Approved Veteran Organizations
This link is a directory of VA approved Veteran Service Organizations. Please only use these service organizations as any others have not been verified and could possibly be scams.
Should a service organization contact you wanting your information or donation please contact your County Veteran Service Office to inquire about the organization before you give them any of your personal information or money. You can visit www.va.gov for more information on Veteran’s benefits and disaster relief or contact your local County Veteran Service Office.
September 05, 2018
*Press Release* - Water Rescues in Vernon County
*Press Release* - Safety of Produce from Flooded Gardens
August 30, 2018
This is Crystal with the Veterans Service Office
to make you all aware if you are a member of the VFW or American Legion in good standing, to include auxiliary members, there is grant money available for disaster relief from both organizations. Applications can be picked up at your local American Legion, VFW posts or from our office. You may also open and print both applications provided by the links below. There is a time frame to get the applications in, so don’t wait!
American Legion Auxiliary Disaster Grant Form
American Legion Disaster Grant
VFW Disaster Relief
August 29, 2018
La Farge will remain without power for the time being.
The Kickapoo Valley Reserve Visitor Center is open for phone and mobile device charging, water restocking, and coffee.
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The American Red Cross has opened an emergency shelter at the Westby Gymnasium which includes Food Service.
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Monetary donations for the recent flood victims are now being accepted and may be left at or mailed to the Bethel Butikk, Westby, WI.
When making a donations, please designate the monies for flood relief.
Donations may be left at or mailed to:
341 Black River Avenue
Westby, WI 54667
- Road Closures/Construction - (Web Map)
- Public Information Officer - 608-637-5292
- Damage Assessment - 608-637-5294 or dial 211
- Sheriff’s Department EOC - 608-637-5295
- Emergency Management - 608-637-5266
- Public Health - 608-637-5290
- Highway & Public Works - 608-637-5217
Public Health Information
Well Information: Flooding and Transient Non-Community Systems