Duties: Assist the public in disaster conditions such as storms, floods, major fires, chemical spills, and nuclear situations.
LOCAL EMERGENCY DECLARED DUE TO HEAVY RAINFALL
Pierce County has declared a local emergency following the heavy rainfall that caused widespread flooding June 28-July 1. We are now seeking information to determine the extent of damages to homes and businesses in the county.
The information gathered will be used to support grant and/or loan requests for the county to assist in recovery and reducing future flood risks. Assistance to individuals and families meeting income criteria may also be available.
Low to moderate income households with damage affecting the livability of their homes are urged to please contact 2-1-1 or call Pierce County Emergency Management at 715-273-6751 with any additional questions.
In case of an incident at Prairie Island Nuclear Plant, you can find information at:
Xcel Energy, Nuclear Emergency Preparedness
Pierce County Plan (Adobe reader required to view)
(Policies and procedures that will be followed in response to an incidence at the Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant)
Reception Center Information (Adobe reader required to view)
(Purpose and Responsibilities of the Reception Center)
Wisconsin Emergency Management
American Red Cross
National Weather Service
Department of Homeland Security
Federal Emergency Management Agency