Altus Mitigation meeting set for Thursday

November 20, 2013

Emergency managers in the area continue to encourage mitigation work, according to Lloyd Colston, Altus Emergency Management director.

On Thursday, Nov. 21, at 6:30 p.m., area residents are welcome to attend the next hazard mitigation grant meeting at the Southwest Technology Center, 711 W Tamarack in Altus.
Projects were reviewed and priorities selected at the last meeting. The purpose of this meeting is to continue the review of the projects and the planning process for them.
The four broad projects were school safe rooms, generators for critical infrastructure, sirens, and drought mitigation projects.
The meeting is open to the public and area towns as well as schools.
For more information, call Wayne Cain at 5804820229 or email Colston at