Flooding

Non-Emergency Flood Page with Links

**This is a non-emergency page with links to helpful flood resources. If you are a resident of the City of Sheboygan and currently have an emergency related to flooding, please contact your local municipality or 911.**


According to Army Corps of Engineers Lake Michigan is expected to break high water levels. Property and business owners along the shore of Lake Michigan should start making preparations to prepare for the rising lake levels.

The City of Sheboygan and Sheboygan County officials have been meeting since late last year to discuss flood emergency preparedness, response, and recovery.  This website is a result of those conversations.  It is meant to provided citizens of the City of Sheboygan with information and resources for all phases of a flood emergency. The Department of Public Works will use this site to provide the best available information that may assist residents and business owners with their flood preparation plans.

Sheboygan County Emergency Management's flood mitigation information can be found here.

As the lake levels rise in Lake Michigan waves can become more deadly. The Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory forecasts waves heights for Lake Michigan. The National Weather Service's Great Lakes Portal is another resource that property and business owners can access.



Sheboygan River Flooding

News & Updates

Recent Engineering News & Updates

Road Closure – North 8th Street at Zimbal Avenue

As part of the ongoing construction of the City of Sheboygan’s new Uptown Social, North 8th Street will be closed to through traffic at Zimbal Avenue beginning on Monday, September 12, 2022.

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Public Works Office Hours for Monday September 5, 2022

Due to Labor Day, the Department of Public Works office will be closed for business on Monday, September 5th.

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