Flooding Preparedness / Planning

Flooding Preparedness

Tips to help prepare your home for flooding:

  • Elevation of electrical components
  • Move furniture and other valuables to a safe location
  • Review flood insurance options
  • Check your sump pump / consider purchasing a sump pump
  • Declutter drains and gutters
  • Sign up to receive flood alerts   (O’Brien Alert)
  • ReadyIowa – Build a kit, Make a plan, Be Aware