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Alachua County Emergency Management Invites Public Participation in Mitigation Planning
April 5, 2022
Press release from Alachua County
Alachua County Emergency Management invites residents to attend the Alachua County Local Mitigation Strategy (LMS) Working Group and Project Ranking Task Force meeting on April 6, 2022, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. This meeting will be held at the Alachua County Emergency Operations Center (1100 S.E. 27th Street, Gainesville). Those wanting to attend should RSVP by sending an email to email@example.com.
Attendees will learn about County mitigation efforts and are invited to bring mitigation strategy issues to the group’s attention.
“The public is invited and encouraged to attend,” said Emergency Management Director Jen Grice. “The Alachua County LMS Working Group is responsible for maintaining the Alachua County Local Mitigation Strategy. This document is intended to guide efforts to protect life, property, and the environment from natural or technological hazards.”
Membership in the LMS Working Group is open to all jurisdictions, County government, private organizations, civic organizations, trade and commercial support groups, property owners’ associations, authorized tribal organizations, state agencies, regional planning councils, independent special districts, and non-profit organizations.