Purissima Hills Water District is participating in the Multi-Jurisdictional Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (MJ-LHMP) with the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) taking the role of the lead Agency representing all participating Agencies when communicating with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and California Emergency Management Agency (CalEMA). ABAG has received funds not only to coordinate this effort, but to execute the plans final strategy.
Participating in the MJ-LHMP will allow Purissima Hills Water District to be eligible for funds (FEMA, CalEMA) pre and post disaster mitigation should the need arise. For example, in the event of an earthquake, the retrofit or replacement of damaged District infrastructure may be required. To view Purissima Hills Water Districtís strategies in draft form click on the following link:
Community input is welcome. To comment please do so by either writing a letter and mailing to Patrick Walter, Purissima Hills Water District, 26375 Fremont Road, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022 or by emailing email@example.com. Please note that the last day we will be accepting commentary is Friday, November 13, 2009. This item is also on the Agenda for the November Board Meeting.