Henderson Completes Evaluation of Mitigation Action Plan
October 30, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT KATHY BLAHA, (702) 267-2052
WHAT: Annual Evaluation Mitigation Action Plan
WHERE: Available at cityofhenderson.com
WHY: On December 18, 2012 the city of Henderson adopted the Clark County Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan (Plan) developed in coordination with the local government jurisdictions within Clark County. The Plan includes a Mitigation Action Plan (MAP) that recommends actions and projects to mitigate specific natural and human caused hazards that have the potential to impact the city, to protect people and property from loss associated with those hazards. The recently completed annual evaluation of the MAP shows the city has made significant progress toward meeting the recommended actions and completing the projects.
The Plan and evaluation is being made available to the public in accordance with the Community Rating System recertification process. Links to the Plan and the annual evaluations are posted on the city’s Emergency Management webpage at cityofhenderson.com.
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About City of Henderson: Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is Nevada’s second largest city with more than 270,000 residents. Henderson is a premier city, nationally recognized for its stunning parks, trails, master-planned communities, outstanding quality of life and patriotic past. Celebrating the city’s 60th anniversary in 2013, Henderson has been recognized as one of America’s Best Places to Live (MONEY: 2012, 2008, 2006), one of America’s Best Cities (Business Week), and the Second Safest City in America (Forbes). Henderson is a progressive and vibrant city committed to maintaining premier amenities and services for all who chose to live, learn, work and play in Henderson…a place to call home.
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