Release Date: 
Monday, October 25, 2021

Flood safety tips for you and your family

An illustrated image of a family walking ankle deep in water at home.

This past summer has seen record flooding all over Michigan, impacting the Metro Detroit area, including Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, and HFC.

The National Weather Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association have offered safety tips for individuals and families.

Safety before, during, and after a flood

Please take the time to read these flood safety tips

The document is also available in a PDF version.

Following this guidance will help keep you and your family safe.

For more information about what to do in the event of a flood, visit