UMass Amherst Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan
University of Massachusetts Amherst | Feb 2012 - Sep 2013
- Extensive building specific risk analysis and Hazus analysis.
- Coordinated all stakeholder and public participation outreach.
- Collaboration with Pioneer Valley Planning Commission, the Towns of Amherst and Hadley, as well as multiple UMASS Departments.
- Multiple presentations on behalf of Emergency Management & Business Continuity Planning.
Hired originally to provide a risk assessment and Hazus-MH training for the UMass Amherst multi-hazard mitigation plan. Essential facility fact sheets were developed as part of the risk assessment. The contract was expanded to provide spreadsheets capturing all essential facility, risk and mitigation information for inclusion in the campus GIS. Additional support has been provided to the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission including overall plan review. Project participation has included collaboration with the GIS Team, the Natural Hazards Working Group, the Town of Amherst and campus departments including Health and Safety, Planning, Police, Health Services, Residential Life, Facilities, and Telecommunications.