Seal of Dane County County of Dane
County Executive's Office

10am Saturday - Dane County Flooding

August 25, 2018
J. McLellan 608-266-4330
County Executive




United Way 2-1-1 – DAMAGE REPORTING

  • As of yesterday, the United Way’s 2-1-1 reported receiving more than 1068 individual reports of private property damage from Dane County.Please be sure to report damage as soon as possible.


  • Other agencies are collecting damage assessments, but 2-1-1 reporting is essential.


Lake Access / Slow – No Wake

  • Due to increasing lake levels and substantial amounts of floating debris, the Dane County Sheriff’s Office is requesting boaters to avoid Dane County lakes over the weekend.A strict slow – no wake restricting is in affect.


Additional Sandbagging Resources

  • The County has received an additional sandbagging machine which has been assembled will arrive at approximately 5:00 p.m. and will deployed to areas in need.


New Road Closures

  • Stagecoach Road (Cross Plains) between the railroad tracks and CTH 14 –


Reopened Roads

  • Hwy 69 (Hwy 151 to CTH PB)

  • Hwy 69 (CTH PB to CTH A)


Remaining Road Closures & Detours

  • Hwy 14 bridge west of Black Earth approaches washed out

  • CTH J (Old Military Rd to CTH S)

  • CTH G (CTH J to Marsh Lane)

  • A Detour has been set up in Sauk County detouring traffic from Hwy 14 to Hwy 60 to Hwy 12.

  • A Detour has been set up in Iowa County detouring traffic from Hwy 14 to Hwy 60 to Hwy 12.


Previous Important Information:


Want to Volunteer?

  • We are requesting that volunteers not self-dispatch to locations.Sign-up to volunteer at


Want to Donate?

  • Do not bring unsolicited items to municipalities.Consider a donation to the Red Cross, so that resources can be appropriately distributed where needed.


MARC – Multi-Agency Resource Center

  • Saturday August 25th 10am – 4pm

    Blackhawk Church – 9620 Brader Way Middleton


Red Cross Shelters

  • Mazomanie Elementary School (closing Sunday Morning)

  • Madison West High School.




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