Planning/EMD

MISSAUKEE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IS ON FACEBOOK!

The MISSAUKEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS ON FACEBOOK!!


ANNOUNCEMENTS:

THE MISSAUKEE COMMUNITY RECREATION PLAN IS BEING UPDATED - PLEASE FEEL FREE TO STOP BY THE OFFICE FOR A LOOK, AND TO OFFER SUGGESTIONS!

The DNR website (Michigan DNR Burn Permits) is updated DAILY by 10:00am. Check for current burn permit information. PER THE DNR - "Burning authorized by this permit is for yard rakings and brush ONLY. It does not relieve the responsible person(s) of liability for all damages resulting from the escape of the fire. You are responsible for understanding Michigan's Open Burning Laws and Rules".
 
UPCOMING MEETINGS (County Annex Building, 105 S. Canal Street, Lake City):  
*Planning Commission (August 23, 2017 5:00pm)
*LEPC/LPT (July 19, 2017 6:00pm)

PLANNING AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT - DIRECTOR

Linda Hartshorne-Shafer

105 South Canal Street
P.O. Box 800
Lake City, MI 49651
Office:  231.839.7988
Fax:  231.839.7001
Email:  planningemd@missaukee.org 

Click to send E-mail

Scheduled Hours: Tuesday-Friday 8:30AM - 5:00PM 

Planning Department Functions                                                                                                                  

  • Develop/Maintain County Plans
  • Grant Applications
  • Provide Assistance to Cities and Townships for Plan Development
  • Maintain Data Files for: Population, Economic Development, Recreation/Tourism,                  Housing, Business and Industry, Solid Waste Management, and Planning
  • Advisory to Planning Commission (Staff)
  • Advisory to Park Commission (Staff)
  • Advisory to Solid Waste Commission (Meets as needed) (Staff)   
  • Advisory to Housing Committee
  • Member of P.E.N. (Planner's Education Network - Networks Northwest)
  • Member of S.W.A.C. (Solid Waste Advisory Committee - Networks Northwest)
  • Member of the Missaukee County Recycling Committee                                                             

PLANNING LINKS

Planning Commission 2017 Schedule                 U.S. Census Information
Planning Commission Roster                                 NMCAA
Networks Northwest 

Emergency Management Department Functions

Emergency Management works cooperatively with:

  • Area Law Enforcement Agencies
  • MSP-EMHSD
  • Fire Departments
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • American Red Cross
  • National Weather Service
  • Salvation Army
  • Other Emergency Management Programs and NGO's

Duties:

  • Development and maintenance of Emergency Action Guidelines for Missaukee County
  • Coordination of mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery activities for emergency or disaster situations within Missaukee County
  • Provide assistance to townships and cities for plan development
  • Liaison for County Board Chairperson during emergencies 
  • Disaster grant applications
  • Coordination of county emergency management activities with those of the State and adjacent jurisdictions
  • Education of the public on actions necessary for the protection of life and property in an emergency or disaster
  • Member of the Missaukee County Local Planning Team / Local Emergency Planning Committee
  • Member of the Region 7 Homeland Security Planning Board
  • Member of the Region 7 Homeland Security Planning Board Training and Exercise Subcommittee
  • Member of 211 Committee for Missaukee and Wexford Counties
  • Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador
Resources:
Emergency Alert System stations for the northwestern lower peninsula:  WTCM 103.5 / 93.5 FM / 580 AM - in the event of a major emergency, important information will be broadcast on these stations.
 
Fire Departments - Each of the six Missaukee County Fire Departments are staffed and managed by volunteer firefighters dedicated to their communities; fire response coverage is provided on a contract basis for townships and cities.
 

LINKS (Missaukee Emergency Management provides helpful and informative links but does not endorse specific retailers whose links appear in this list)

   

Michigan State Police Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP-EMHSD)  

National Weather Service - Gaylord 

Environmental Protection Agency

District Health Department #10

Consumer's Energy Outage Map

Nixle (Create a Nixle account to receive local

emergency notifications to your phone or email)

Missaukee County Fire Departments

 Lake Missaukee Fire Station # 200 

McBain Fire Station # 300

Lake City Area Fire Department Station #6

LEPC/LPT FY2017 Meeting Schedule

 OTHER LINKS

 http://scijinks.jpl.nasa.gov//

missaukeecoa.org/index.html

Centers for Disease Control
                                                 
Michigan DEQ           

www.Ready.Gov

The Salvation Army

Michigan DNR

FEMA                                   

Region 7 Homeland Security Planning Board

DNR Burn Permits

Beprepared.com

WRN Ambassador logo SMALL WEB

Missaukee County Technology Action Plan