A RESOLUTION ADOPTING THE MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL HAZARD
WHEREAS, the Trumbull County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has developed a Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan that includes all hazards to which Trumbull County and its municipalities are susceptible as per Section 322 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act; and,
WHEREAS, the City of Cortland has been assessed for its susceptibility to all hazards; and,
WHEREAS, a list of all critical facilities and other assets in the City of Cortland that could be affected by hazard events has been generated and included in a countywide lists of assets, and,
WHEREAS, the estimated potential losses that Cortland assets could incur during a hazard event have been calculated; and,
WHEREAS, goals, objectives, and strategies to mitigate against the hazards that have been identified in the county, including the City of Cortland have been developed; and,
WHEREAS, goals, objectives and strategies to mitigate against the hazards that have been identified in the county, including the City of Cortland have been developed; and,
WHEREAS, mitigation measures for the City of Cortland and surrounding areas have been analyzed, and,
WHEREAS, mitigation strategies for the City of Cortland and surrounding areas have been prioritized; and,.
WHEREAS, Trumbull County’s stakeholders and EMA have agreed to periodically review and update the Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan; and,
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CORTLAND, OHIO:
SECTION 1. That the Council of the City of Cortland hereby authorizes the City of Cortland to
Adopt the Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan.
SECTION 2. This resolution shall take effect and be in full force as early as allowed by law.
PASSED IN COUNCIL THIS __________ DAY OF ________________, 2011.
CLERK OF COUNCIL PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL
FILED W/MAYOR _____________ __________________________
DATE APPROVED ___________