Local Mitigation Planning Workshop

Texas Department of Public Safety/Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM)
G318 Local Mitigation Planning Workshop

Description – The goal of this workshop is to provide plan developers with the information necessary to prepare and implement a local hazard mitigation plan. Upon successful completion, participants will be able to: (1) define hazard mitigation and identify the benefits of mitigation planning (2) develop or update a local hazard mitigation plan (3) identify resources and guidance available for mitigation planning and plan implementation.

Target audience – local government officials, State officials, and others who are involved in the development of a local mitigation plan

Cost – Free

Dates and locations vary

Registration and Event Details

Fall Planning Workshop for Local Governments, October 20th

Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC)
Fall Planning Workshop for Local Governments

Cost – Free

Date – Friday, October 20, 2017; 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

To be added to the list to receive more information, e-mail Amanda Thorin.

Instant Impacts: A Land Use Planning Workshop, September 29th

Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC)
Instant Impacts: A Land Use Planning Workshop

 

Cost – Free

Location – Near Northwest Management District

Date – Friday, September 29, 2017; 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

To be added to the list to receive more information, email Amanda Thorin.

Managing Floodplain Development Through the NFIP, June 26 – 29

Texas Floodplain Management Association,
G273: Managing Floodplain Development through the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)

Description: This course will focus on the NFIP and concepts of floodplain management, maps and studies, ordinance administration, and the relationship between floodplain management and flood insurance.

Registration will be open to non-CFMs. Current CFMs will be placed on a waiting list.

Cost – $50.00 per person

Date – June 26 – 29, 2017; 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Location – Houston Permitting Center, 1002 Washington Avenue, 3rd floor, Houston, TX 77002

Houston flyer download – G273: Managing Floodplain Development through NFIP June2017

Online Registration

Local Mitigation Planning Workshop, June 27-28

Texas Department of Public Safety,
G318 Local Mitigation Planning Workshop

Description – The goal of this workshop is to provide plan developers with the information necessary to prepare and implement a local hazard mitigation plan. Upon successful completion, participants will be able to: (1) define hazard mitigation and identify the benefits of mitigation planning (2) develop or update a local hazard mitigation plan (3) identify resources and guidance available for mitigation planning and plan implementation

Target audience – local government officials, State officials, and others who are involved in the development of a local mitigation plan

Cost – FREE

Date – June 27 and June 28, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Location – Houston TranStar, 6922 Katy Road, Houston, TX 77024

Houston flyer download – G318 Local Mitigation Planning Workshop_June2017

Online Registration