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Reno Flood Information Center


Virginia Street bridge in 1907 flood.

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Be Prepared for a Flood

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.

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