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.
AB 222 was introduced on April 14, 2023, and referred to the Assembly Committee on Local Government. A public hearing was held on May 11, 2023, and the bill passed out of committee on May 12, 2023. SB 222 was introduced on April 20, 2023, and referred to the Senate Committee on Housing, Rural Issues, and Forestry. It is available to be scheduled for a public hearing.
Ask your legislators to support AB 222 & SB 222.
|Senate Committee on Housing, Rural Issues, and Forestry||Passed|
|Assembly Committee on Local Government||Awaiting Action|
Full Vote Data
Assembly: Awaiting Action
Senate: Awaiting Action