NOTICE: Special Meeting of Executive Committee, November 18, 2020

WUPPDR’s Executive Committee will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at 4 pm Eastern Time, remotely via Zoom. See the meeting notice and agenda for public participation and other information.

2020-2025 Keweenaw County Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Available for Review – CLOSED

The Keweenaw County Office of Emergency Measures and the Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region (WUPPDR) have recently made updates to the Keweenaw County Hazard Mitigation Plan. Hazard mitigation is any action taken before, during or after a disaster to eliminate or reduce the risk to human life and property from natural, technological, or […]

2020-2025 Ontonagon County Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Available for Review – CLOSED

Ontonagon County has worked with the Western UP Planning and Development Region (WUPPDR) to develop the Ontonagon County Hazard Mitigation Plan. Hazard mitigation is any action taken before, during or after a disaster to eliminate or reduce the risk to human life and property from natural, technological, or human-related hazards. The plan’s purpose is to […]

Results Released from Gogebic County Broadband Survey

Connect Michigan has produced a report of the results of a broadband internet survey conducted for Gogebic County. The survey was funded by the Western U.P. Regional Prosperity Initiative. We thank the many local organizations that assisted with publicizing the survey. If you have any questions or comments, contact Jerry Wuorenmaa at jwuorenmaa@wuppdr.org.

2020-2025 Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Available for Review – CLOSED

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community has recently worked with the Western UP Planning and Development Region (WUPPDR) to develop the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Hazard Mitigation Plan. Hazard mitigation is any action taken before, during or after a disaster to eliminate or reduce the risk to human life and property from natural, technological, or human-related hazards. […]

2020-2025 Baraga County Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Available for Review – CLOSED

The Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region has recently updated Baraga County’s Five-Year Hazard Mitigation Plan. The draft of the 2020-2025 Baraga County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update will become available on June 8, 2020 for a 30-day public review and comment period. Physical copies of the plan will be available for review at the […]

2020-2024 Gogebic County Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Available for Review – CLOSED

The Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region has recently updated Gogebic County’s Five-Year Hazard Mitigation Plan. The draft of the 2020-2024 Gogebic County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update will become available on January 31, 2020 for a 30-day public review and comment period. Physical copies of the plan will be available for review at the […]

2020-2024 Houghton County Hazard Mitigation Plan Draft Available for Review – CLOSED

The Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region has recently updated Houghton County’s Five-Year Hazard Mitigation Plan. The draft of the 2020-2024 Houghton County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update will become available on December 3, 2019 for a 30-day public review and comment period. Physical copies of the plan will be available for review at the […]

2020-2024 Bergland Township Recreation Plan Draft Available for Review – CLOSED

The Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region has recently updated Bergland Township’s Five-Year Recreation Plan. The draft of the 2020-2024 Bergland Township Recreation Plan Update will become available on November 15, 2019 for a 30-day public review and comment period. Copies of the plan will be available for review at the Bergland Township Fire […]

Requesting Public Input for Hazard Mitigation Plan Updates – CLOSED

The Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region (WUPPDR) has been recently contracted by Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC) and the western six counties to update and draft the five year hazard mitigation plans. In addition to guiding mitigation for KBIC and the counties, the plan will ensure their communities are eligible for certain grants […]