To be grateful is to recognize the love of God in everything He has given us -- and He has given us everything. Every breath we draw is a gift of His love, every moment of existence is a grace, for it brings with it immense graces from Him.
- Thomas Merton
| Emergency Services Public Survey|
The plan is heavily dependent on the participation of representatives from state and federal agencies, the public, and other stakeholder groups and it is a critical requirement for securing Federal Emergency Management Agency mitigation funding for the state. The current Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan, implemented for a three-year period, is due to expire March 2, 2014.