Tag: Natural Disasters

13
Apr

Fire in the Senate

A major hearing took place this week in the Senate as the Ways and Means Committee heard SB 5996 for the first time. This bill, known as the Wildfire Prevention and Suppression Act, was recently proposed and is intended to create a dedicated program for providing funding to improve the fire-fighting capabilities of our state’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

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7
Jan

Land Use Roundup for 2018

Growth Management Act HB 2341 is a Growth Management Act bill that impacts those counties with a military installation. It will require counties to coordinate processes with the Base Commander on development regulations that are potentially incompatible with the military base operations. It will also prohibit allowing development in the vicinity of a military installation that is incompatible with the installation’s

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25
Sep

Preparedness Month: Prep Your Car

September is National Preparedness Month! Each week this month we will be providing tips on how to keep you and your family safe in an emergency. This Week: Prep Your Vehicle In the event of an emergency, your vehicle can act as an alternate shelter or means of evacuation. Like your home, it is imperative to keep your vehicle in

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18
Sep

Preparedness Month: Make A Plan

September is National Preparedness Month! Each week this month we will be providing tips on how to keep you and your family safe in an emergency. This Week: Create an Emergency Plan During a disaster, emergency response teams are usually unable to quickly provide assistance to families due to the high demand for their services. To ensure that you and

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