3-14-19 flooding update

Fond du Lac city and county government officials continue to work around the clock in an effort to alleviate flooding along the Fond du Lac River and allow residents back into their homes as soon as possible.  As many has 300 Fond du Lac residents were evacuated this morning due to flooding caused by ice jams on the Fond du Lac River.  Emergency management director Bobbie Hicken says residents can dial 211 for the latest information.  Hicken says residents will be allowed to return to their homes when it is safe.  Pete O’Leary says the city worked as quickly as it could to  break up the ice to get the water flowing again.