City Council Meeting
City of DeBary
Subject: Resolution #15-08 Volusia County Local Mitigation Strategy Resolution
From: Alan Williamson, Public Works
Meeting/Hearing Date: 4 August 15
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The local mitigation strategy work group is a community wide effort to reduce the impact of natural and manmade disasters on Volusia County through pre-disaster planning and preparation. The workgroup is a partnership of every sector of the community - business, industry, government, public groups, and institutions working together to make Volusia County resistant to the impacts of disasters.Organized in recognition of Volusia County’s continually growing vulnerability to the human, environmental and economic impacts of a major hurricane or other major disaster.
Volusia County Emergency Management has received official federal and state approval of the Volusia Local Mitigation Strategy 2015 update pending local jurisdiction formal adoptions. The local mitigation strategy plan is reviewed and updated every 5 years for
compliance with federal hazard mitigation planning standards contained in 44 CFR 201/6(b)-(d).
Recommended motion to approve Resolution 15-08 Concerning the Volusia County Local Mitigation Strategy.
City Council Action:
( ) Approved As Recommended
( ) Approved With Modification
( ) Disapproved
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