Learn more about flood insurance coverage and requirements, flood protection measures, flood safety, and property and building protection. This information is available in floodplain “libraries” maintained by the Village of Lisle both at the Village Hall and at Lisle Library in the local government reference section. Property owners can take actions in advance of a flood to provide protection for their property. Floodplain maps and helpful FEMA publications “Flood Emergency and Residential Repair Handbook" and “Design Manual for Retrofitting Flood Prone Residential Structures” are in these libraries, as are several other useful documents.
Property protection measures, flood safety:
USGS Stream Gauges:
These links will connect you to the USGS stream gages on the East Branch of the DuPage River and St. Joseph Creek. On the sites, you can "suscribe to Water Alert" and receive an e-mail or text message at gauge levels that you select, to warn you of possible flooding.
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