On Wednesday, November 11th our office will be closed in observance of Veteran’s Day. We will back in the office on Thursday morning.
A public hearing for the Big Stone County All-Hazard Mitigation Plan will take place on November 3rd, 2015 at the County Courthouse (20 2nd St SE, Ortonville MN) during the County Commission Meeting. Public comment and suggestions on the Final Big Stone County All-Hazard Mitigation Plan will be taken at this time. Copies of the plan are available below and in the Big Stone County Sheriff’s Office. Comments on the plan can also be made by emailing email@example.com or by calling 320-289-1981 x 104. Input from the public is extremely important and encouraged.
The 9th Annual Local Government Innovation Awards seeks townships, counties, cities, and schools across Minnesota to be publicly recognized for the creative ways they are making our state better and doing things differently. Each category winner will receive a grant of $5,000 and a professional video to support their innovation and redesign work!
The Awards will be accepting entries from September 21 to October 23.
To learn more about how to craft an award-winning application, join us for our webinar this Tuesday (September 22nd, at 10:30 AM) led by the founder of the awards (Jay Kiedrowski) and past winners who will answering a Q & A on how to frame your innovation and convey its impact.
To read more about the awards, visit our website http://lgia.umn.edu/
THANK YOU for completing the UMVRDC’s project inquiry earlier this summer. We appreciate all your responses and have been able to better direct the resources we know about back to you and your communities. One of the top issues identified in the City/County survey is dealing with dilapidated structures, information about programs and processes being enacted in the region to address this issue can be found below.
If you have questions please contact Jacki Anderson at 230-289-1981 ext. 111 or jacki.Anderson@umvrdc.org
A public hearing for the Chippewa County All-Hazard Mitigation Plan will take place on September 15th, 2015 at 2:00pm in the Chippewa County Courthouse in Montevideo, MN (629 N. 11th St., Montevideo, MN) during the County Commission Meeting. Public comment and suggestions on the Final Chippewa County All-Hazard Mitigation Plan will be taken at this time. Copies of the plan are available in the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office and at www.umvrdc.org under “What’s New at UMVRDC”. Comments on the plan can also be made by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 320-289-1981 x 104. Input from the public is extremely important and encouraged.