The Storm Lake Booster club will be hosting a homecoming tailgate tonight before the football game at Tornado Stadium.  The event is sponsored by Tyson and Fareway.  The menu includes a pork loin sandwich, chips, and a drink for $5.  Homecoming T-shirts will also be on sale for $10 each.  Come out and support the Tornadoes as they take on Denison-Schleswig in the homecoming football game.  
Storm Lake to Flush Hydrants Starting Sunday, September 21st

The City of Storm Lake will be conducting their annual hydrant flushing program starting in the overnight hours of Sunday, September 21, 2014. 
Flushing will begin around 11PM on Sunday, September 21, 2014.
The flushing process is expected to take about two weeks to conduct and should be finished by October 3, 2014.
Flushing will occur during the overnight hours starting at 11PM and ending around 7AM the following morning.
The zones being flushed during this time are Zones 3 and 4.  A map showing the flushing zones is available on the City of Storm Lake web page at
During the flushing process the City of Storm Lake recommends that customers check their water supply in the morning from the COLD water supply nearest their water meter and if they notice discoloration or odor to flush their household system for five to seven minutes from that COLD water faucet nearest the water meter.
Should the discoloration or odor continue they can contact the City of Storm Lake at 712-732-8020 and provide their location and the time they noticed the discoloration or odor.
Additional information on this topic is available on the City’s web page at or by contacting the City of Storm Lake by phone at 712-732-8020.

Sunrise Park Road Closure
The City of Storm Lake would like to notify residents that we will be closing Sunrise Park Road on Monday, September 22, 2014 beginning around 8:00AM and continuing through 5:00PM that same day.
The closure will allow city staff to safely move dredge pipe across the road for the end of the season.
The road will be closed for the entire time that crews are working on the movement of dredge pipe from the water to the winter storage area. 
The area will be marked as closed to thru traffic at Ash Street in Lakeside and the Sunrise Pointe Golf Course.
Individuals using this route should be aware of the closure and use an alternative route during the closure period.