City Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Draft Ready for Review

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October 3, 2017 - ​The draft 2017 City of Ann Arbor Hazard Mitigation Plan Update is now available for public review and comment. The city is currently engaged in a planning process to become less vulnerable to hazard events, including climate change. Your participation is important!

This federally required plan, developed with funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), ensures that plan participants remain eligible for hazard mitigation project funding. Comments and questions will be received until Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, and can be directed to Rick Norman, city emergency management director, at Please note, comments received after state compliance review has been completed will be considered for future updates of this plan.

For more information on the plan update process, please visit the project page on the city website,

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Contact Information

Rick Norman
Director of Emergency Management

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