Saline County Flood

Where to stay up to date 

We will keep this page up to date with important information related to the Saline County flood. We will also share information through the following social media outlets: Saline County Facebook pageCity of Salina Facebook page, Police Department Facebook pageFire Department Facebook pageParks and Recreation Department Facebook page), City of Salina Twitter page, and City of Salina Instagram page.

City of Salina and Saline County Press Releases

5/22/10-Emergency Management update

5/22/19-Roads closed

5/22/19-Emergency Power Shut-Off for the Southwest Portion for the City of New Cambria

5/21/19-Roads closed

5/21/19-Additional information and resources

5/20/19-Mulberry Creek may reach flood levels 

5/20/19-Flood information (shelters, sandbags, road closures)

5/20/19-Saline County faces the potential for record flooding

River and Creek Gauges

Mulberry Creek

Smoky Hill River near New Cambria

Smoky Hill River near Mentor

Contact Information


Saline County Emergency Management-(785) 826-6511
City of Salina Police Department Non-Emergency Line-(785) 826-7210
City of Salina Fire Department Non-Emergency Line (Fire Station 1)-(785) 826-7340
City of Salina Public Works Department-(785) 309-5725
City of Salina Utilities Department-(785) 309-5725
Salina Animal Services-(785) 826-6535


First Covenant Church-(785) 823-3792
Kansas Animal Response Team (316) 200-5347

Additional Resources

Red Cross-(785) 827-3644
Emergency Aid Food Bank-(785) 827-7111
Saline County Health Department-(785)826-6600


Sandbags and sand are available at the Saline County Expo Center's Agricultural Building, 900 Greeley Avenue. There is a limit of 100 sandbags per individual or business. Operations are self-serve; bags are filled on palates outside the building on the south side.

Road Closures 

Road closures


Driving Precautions

Turn around, don't drown

Turn around, don't drown resources

Safety Precautions

Precautions to take before, during and after flooding

Pet Safety Precautions 

Preparing your pets for emergencies

Home Information 

Basement flooding

What to do after the flood

Restoring flooded well to service

Getting rid of mold

Repairing your flooded home

Returning home after the flood

Septic systems-what to do after the flood