NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

TILLAMOOK COUNTY MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL NATURAL HAZARDS MITIGATION PLAN UPDATE

Date of Public Comment Period:  March 1, 2017 to March 15, 2017.

The purpose of the Tillamook County Multi-Jurisdictional Natural Hazards Mitigation Plan is to assist the County, its cities, and the Port of Tillamook Bay in reducing risk from natural hazards. This Draft Risk Assessment, one part of the Plan, identifies and assesses the natural hazards facing the County, its cities, and the Port of Tillamook Bay and identifies and assesses their potential vulnerabilities to those hazards. The public is invited to review and comment on the Draft Risk Assessment between Wednesday, March 1, 2017 and Wednesday, March 15, 2017.

The Risk Assessment Draft is available for inspection and comment on the Tillamook County Department of Community Development website:  http://www.co.tillamook.or.us/gov/ComDev/NHMP/February/17%2002%2010%20R0%20DraftRiskAsst_Reduced.pdf and is also available for inspection at the Department of Community Development office located at 1510-B Third Street in Tillamook, Tillamook County Library Branches and City Hall offices for the cities of Bay City, Garibaldi, Manzanita, Nehalem, Rockaway Beach, Tillamook and Wheeler as well as at the Port of Tillamook Bay main office located at 4000 Blimp Boulevard, Suite 100, Tillamook, Oregon 97141.  For additional information concerning this public review comment period or the Risk Assessment Draft, please contact the Department of Community Development at 1-800-488-8280 ext. 3317 any weekday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., any of the city offices listed above or the Port of Tillamook Bay at 503-842-2413, Ext. 116.