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City of Boston Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

The City of Boston has engaged the Metropolitian Area Planning Council (MAPC) to update the City's 2008 Hazard Mitigation Plan. This Plan presents a strategy for reducing the City's vulnerability to the impacts of natural hazard events such as flood and hurricanes.

Revised Draft 3-24-14

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Hazard Mitigation Plan Documents

Timeline

  • April 18, 2012: Public Meeting hosted by the Boston Conservation Commission at 6pm, Boston City Hall, Rm 801

  • August 28, 2013: Boston Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan 2013 Update available for public review

  • September 18, 2013: Public Meeting hosted by the Boston Conservation Commission at 6pm, Boston City Hall, Rm 801

  • March 24, 2014: Submission to MEMA for state review

  • April 29, 2014: Submission to FEMA for review

  • TBD: Adoption by Boston City Council