Wisconsin communities need more resources to help prepare for and reduce the serious risks associated with increased flooding. AB 222 & SB 222 would create a flood resilience grant program to help local governments assess flood risks and implement flood resilience projects.
SB 222 was introduced on April 14, 2023, and referred to the Senate Committee on Housing, Rural Issues, and Forestry. A public hearing was held on May 11, 2023. The bill passed out of committee on May 12, 2023, and passed the full Senate on June 7, 2023. AB 222 was introduced on April 20, 2023, and referred to the Assembly Committee on Local Government. A public hearing was held on June 6, 2023.
Ask your legislators to support SB 222 & AB 222.
|Senate Committee on Housing, Rural Issues, and Forestry||Passed|
|Assembly Committee on Local Government||Public Hearing Held|
Full Vote Data
Assembly: Awaiting Action
|Legislator||District||Bill Vote||Conservation Vote|
|Ballweg, Joan A.||SD14||Yea|
|Hesselbein, Dianne Helen||SD27||Yea|