Meetings set to discuss county’s Multi-Hazard Mitigation plan

LIHUE – Community meetings will be held around the island next week to discuss the county’s Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan update.

The discussions will be led by the Kauai Civil Defense Agency and two researchers from the University of Hawaii’s Social Science Research Institute, Dr. Cheryl Anderson and Dr. Sarah Henly-Shepard.

Among the topics that will be covered are: community hazard maps; mitigation actions and solutions to reduce community risks to hazards; and activities that can build and support community resilience.

The meetings are scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the following neighborhood centers: Monday in Kapaa, Tuesday in Koloa, Jan. 14 in Kekaha, Jan. 15 in Kilauea.


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