PORTAGE (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin River in Portage has receded to 16.1 feet, as of 8:00 a.m. Monday.
As residents continue the cleanup process, the City of Portage will pick up used sandbags that are placed on pallets on the curb.
You can also drop off used sandbags at the Columbia County Highway Shop at 338 West Old Highway 16 in Wyocena between 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Those dropping off sandbags must check in at the Highway Department Operations Office.
The following road closures are in effect as of Monday:
MADISON (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin River in Portage is now the fifth-highest flood on record.
At midnight Thursday, the river crested at 19.6 at the Kilbourn Dam.
The following roads remain closed Thursday afternoon:
Free flood cleanup kits will be available Friday at the Columbia County Law Enforcement Center in Portage. The Town of Dekorra will also make kits available at the town recycling center starting on Saturday.
Free well water test kits are available Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM at Columbia County Health & Human Services 2652 Murphy Road in Portage.
If you need assistance, contact the Columbia County Sheriff's Office dispatch at (608) 742-4166