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Reno Flood Information Center

Virginia Street bridge in 1907 flood.

Helpful Links:

Be Prepared for a Flood

Reno Sandbag Locations

Flood Project History

Because the Truckee River runs directly through the City of Reno, it is important for residents adjacent to the river to be prepared in the event of a flood. Use the side menu links to learn useful precautions and sandbag information. 

Medical Emergency Number 
Dial 911

Virginia Street bridge in 2005 flood.Call Reno Direct at 775-334-INFO. Reno Direct notifies Public Works about areas of severe flooding. Reno Direct may provide service after regular business hours during major storm events.

View the links on the left side menu or visit for more information.


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