Established in 1847, the Town of Verona is a local unit of government within the County of Dane in the southern part of the state of Wisconsin. The Town is on the southwestern edge of Madison — Wisconsin's State Capital. The town of Verona has an estimated 2018 population of 1,982 and is part of the Verona Area School District.

FEMA and Other Assistance Available to Flood Victims

The Town of Verona has been notified by the Dane County Emergency Management Office that FEMA working with state and local officials, will soon open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Dane County.  The location for this DRC is being ascertained but expected to be identified in the next day or two.  The DRC is where affected residents can go in person and talk with FEMA representatives face-to-face, have questions answered and receive assistance completing the proper FEMA registration forms.  All residents seeking assistance are required to register with FEMA.  Prior reporting to 2-1-1 or other reporting does not count!  This message is imperative.  Residents have until December 17, 2018 to apply.  


There are three ways to apply for FEMA assistance/funding:

1)      Call FEMA at 1-800-621-3362

2)      Register online at

3)      Visit the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) opening soon.


In addition Small Business Association and unemployment assistance is available. More information on all of these programs is below:


DCEM – FEMA door to door – 102318

FEMA registration instructions – English and Spanish

Oct. 22 19-077-A WI 15756 SBA Opens Dane Co. BRC

Disaster Unemployment Assistance