MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Volunteers are needed to help clean up debris after a storm caused major damage in Barron County, Wisconsin last week.
Barron County officials say volunteers can sign up on Friday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Barron County Justice Center.READ MORE: Bomb Squad Responds After Treasure Hunters Bring Mortar To Nimrod Bar
“Volunteers must check in at our volunteer reception site. By checking in volunteers receive liability coverage. Every hour volunteered provides financial relief to local towns. Volunteers will be driving to work sites,” Barron County said in a statement.
Volunteers must bring a picture ID, wear closed toe shoes, long pants, long sleeve shirts, safety glasses and work gloves.READ MORE: More Than 12,000 Pigs Dead After Barn Fire On Pork Farm
“Volunteers should bring their own bag lunch. Bug spray and sunscreen are recommended,” Barron County said.
Anyone who received damage in the storm and would like to request assistance is asked to call 211.MORE NEWS: Roseville Police Seek Help Finding 70-Year-Old Jack Sayles
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