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HAZARD MITIGATION
 
Overview

WMSRDC is active in hazard mitigation because it is sustained action taken to reduce or eliminate long-term risk to people and their property from hazards.  Mitigation Plans (like the ones prepared by WMSRDC) form the foundation for a community's long-term strategy to reduce disaster losses and break the cycle of disaster damage, reconstruction, and repeated damage.

OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC INPUT

The public is invited to assist in the identification of historical hazard events, ranking of county hazards, and developing goals & objectives to help guide hazard mitigation activities across the county.  Just read through the Hazard Analysis and Goals & Objectives for your county, and then let us know if you have anything to add or correct.

 

 

These sections are excerpts from Hazard Mitigation Plans which are currently being updated by the West Michigan Shoreline Regional Development Commission.  When completed and approved by FEMA, the plans will help qualify the counties and local communities for assistance following a disaster declaration.

Comments from the public will be accepted at the public meetings listed below.  At any time prior to the public meeting, public comments may also be submitted in writing through any of the means provided in the “Contact” section at the bottom of this page.

PUBLIC MEETINGS

Mason County Meeting
December 16, 2014
4:00 p.m.
Mason County Sheriff's Office
302 North Delia Street
Ludington, MI 
Details:  This public meeting will coincide with the quarterly meeting of the Mason County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC). 

CONTACT

Mail:

WMSRDC c/o Stephen Carlson
316 Morris Ave, Suite 340
Muskegon, MI 49440-1140

Email: scarlson@wmsrdc.org

Fax: 231-722-9362

Contact
For more information regarding Hazard Mitigation Planning, please contact:
Stephen Carlson, Senior Planner (231) 722-7878 ext. 11
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