Flood Updates

*The city of Rockford is no longer evacuating residents.
*The water level in the dam has lowered approximately five inches.
*16th Street to 12th Street is still under water.
*State and Alpine is open to traffic but still without power due to a tree limb taking down a power line. Use of alternative routes is recommended.
*Many local streets are open though there is localized standing water in some areas.
*If residents are comfortable returning to their homes and have minimal damage, they are free to return.
*Citizens with over four feet of water in their homes are advised not to return.
*Cars from the flood zone that had to be towed were brought to the Greater Rockford Auto Auction.
*Flood victims will not be charged impound fees.


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