Taney County Approved for Individual Assistance from FEMA for flooding!
Anyone with damage can register at 1-800-621-3362 (FEMA).
Deadline to Register July 8, 2011
has been extended to July 29, 2011
has been extended a second time to August 26, 2011
2012 Taney County Multi-Jurisdictional
Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan
Public Comment Notice
Taney County, its incorporated communities, school districts, higher education institutions and other special districts have been working together to update the 2005 Taney County Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan. The Plan Advisory Committee consisting of representatives of local governments has been conducting planning activities at several meetings from February through June of 2012. The public is invited to comment on a draft of the 2012 Taney County Multi-Jurisdictional Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan.
The plan updates strategies developed to reduce the vulnerability of people and property in the county from the impacts of natural hazard events and enables the participating jurisdictions to be eligible for mitigation funding programs from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
Full details can be found at http://smcog.missouristate.edu/hazardMitigation.html. A hardcopy of the plan may be viewed in the Office of Emergency Management by appointment. Please call 417.546.7233.
Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft 2012:
Table of Contents & Executive Summary
Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: Community Profile
Part 3: Risk Assessment
Part 4: Capability Assessment
Part 5: Mitigation
Part 6: Plan Maintenance
Part 7: Appendices
|Major Hazards in Taney County include:|
|Chemical Spills / Releases|
|About FEMA Multi-Hazard Mitigation Planning|
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