Community Links

Wood River Drainage and Levee District’s mission is to ensure the integrity of the levee system throughout the year. During times of emergency, we respond with trained personnel and the necessary equipment to provide protection of lives and property.

Wood River Drainage and Levee District works with these entities to successfully carry out it’s mission and keep the public informed.

Mel Price River Gauge – Get the most up-to-date forecast of the Mississippi River water level for the Mel Price Lock and Dam.

River Stage Information – Provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for St. Louis district a daily report of water levels along the MIssissippi River.

Floods Be Ready – Want to know how to stay safe when a flood threatens, this resource is packed with information including preparation before, survival during and remaining safe after flooding.

Southwestern Illinois Flood Prevention District Council – Is a joint venture, formed in July 2009, between Madison, Monroe and St. Clair counties to oversee the improvement of the 74-mile Metro East levee system.

CodeRED – Enroll in the critical community alerts for Madison County. This service is a high-speed telephone communication service for emergency notifications.

Madison County EMA – The Emergency Management Agency (EMA) identifies hazards and vulnerabilities within the corporate limits of Madison County. In addition the EMA acts as a link between local government and State.