Elbert County, in collaboration with local governments, is updating the 2017 Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan. The term "Hazard Mitigation" describes actions that can help reduce or eliminate long-term risks caused by hazards, such as floods and wildfires.
Residents, organizations, and businesses are encouraged to contribute to the planning process. What hazards do you think the County should focus on? Take the survey NOW
Benefits of this project include: ensuring eligibility for mitigation grant funding, increasing public awareness of hazards, and identifying a mitigation strategy for reducing future losses.
Stay tuned for upcoming public surveys and project engagement opportunities.