Emergencies and disasters cause death and/or leave people injured or displaced, cause significant damage to our communities, businesses, public infrastructure and our environment, and cost tremendous amounts in terms of response and recovery dollars and economic loss.
Big Bear Valley 2020 Local Hazard Mitigation Plan
This Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP)is a multi-jurisdictional plan developed jointly between the City of Big Bear Lake, the Big Bear City Community Services District, Big Bear Municipal Water District, and the Big Bear Fire Authority. This collaborative plan was developed to ensure that each participating agency has met the requirements of 44 CFR201.6.
The mission of the Local Hazard Mitigation Plan is to promote sound public policy designed to protect residents, visitors, critical facilities, infrastructure, key resources, private property and the environment from natural hazards throughout the Community Services District, Big Bear Fire Authority and City of Big Bear Lake service areas.