The city's stormwater management policies and procedures are designed to minimize the risk of flooding, but flooding can and will still occur. Typically, your landlord or property manager's insurance will not cover a tenant's losses from a flood event. Flood insurance is available for renters and is generally the only insurance that pays for flood losses. Find out more information about flood insurance for renters
to learn how to prepare for a flood event, what to do during a flood event and how to recover from a flood event. As you are preparing for the risk of floods, consider subscribing to Riley County's Emergency Notification - Everbridge
. This free service will alert you to flood warnings and other emergency notices via text, phone call and/or email. The National Weather Service has set up flood prediction and inundation mapping
resources to better prepare residents for the risk of flooding.