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

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 Portage Lake District Library  located at 58 Huron St, Houghton, and the WUPPDR office located at 400 Quincy Street, 8th Floor, Hancock, Michigan. The digital copy plan is also available for viewing here: 2020-2024 Houghton County Hazard Mitigation Plan DRAFT.


Written comments must be received by January 1, 2020 and may be mailed to: WUPPDR, 400 Quincy Street, 8th Floor, Hancock, Michigan 49930. They may also be dropped off at the WUPPDR office or e-mailed to Rachael Pressley, Assistant Regional Planner at rpressley@wuppdr.org.