Motion to recommend to the Township Board to approve the Hazardous Mitigation Plan Adoption Resolution.
Hazard Mitigation Plat Adoption Resolution
(Resolution No. )
WHEREAS Georgetown Township, Michigan, has experienced risks that may damage commercial, residential and public properties, displace citizens and businesses, close streets and impair infrastructure, and present general public health and safety concerns; and
WHEREAS, Ottawa County has prepared a Hazard Mitigation Plan that outlines the community’s options to reduce damages and impacts from natural and technological hazards; and
WHEREAS, the Hazard Mitigation Plan has been reviewed by community residents, business owners, and federal, state and local agencies, and has been revised where appropriate to reflect their concerns;
NOW, therefore, be it resolved that:
The 2022 Kent County, Ottawa County and the City of Grand Rapids Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan is hereby adopted as an official plan of Georgetown Township.
(Note: The Township Board previously approved a Hazardous Mitigation Plan Resolution on July 19, 2017. Also note that the entire plan can be viewed on the miottawa website under “Mitigation” in the Emergency Management section at https://www.miottawa.org/Sheriff/pdf/2022_Hazard_Mitigation_Plan.pdf .)