Public Health is the local health department with a staff of more than 140 people, serving over 500,000 people in more than 60 cities, villages, and towns across Dane County. The work they do is to enhance, protect, and promote the health of the environment and the well being of all people has a direct impact on the quality of life we experience in Madison and Dane County.

Public Health has a full list of resources for flood cleanup such as:

  • Mold cleanup toolkit
  • Private well and drinking water resources
  • How to clean and sanitize with bleach after a flood
  • Water testing information
  • How to test your well after a flood
  • Flood and water safety after a power outage
  • Disaster helpline if you have depression or stress because of a natural disaster