The Mid Coast Bush Fire Management Committee (BFMC) is inviting members of the public to comment on its draft plan for the 2018-19 bush fire season.
“This is an important document that aims to protect our community and assets,” Mid Coast BFMC chairman, Matthew Bailey said.
“Everyone should take the opportunity to have a look at the plan to ensure that their views are addressed.”
The draft plan is on public exhibition at the MidCoast Council sites in Forster, Taree, Gloucester and Buladelah.
A Bush Fire Risk Management Plan (BFRMP) is a comprehensive document that maps and describes the level of bush fire risk across an area and the proposed treatments to minimise and mitigate the risk.
The Mid Coast BFRMP has recently been reviewed. Mid Coast Bush Fire Management.
The plan identifies bush fire issues, assets at risk, assesses the level of risk, and establishes treatment strategies to minimise the risk and who is responsible for carrying out the treatments identified.
These treatment strategies may directly affect you and your property.
The Draft BFRMP is on full time display at the following locations:
Written submissions on the draft BFRMP can be sent to The BFMC Executive Officer by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Mid Coast Bush Fire Management Committee PO Box 327 Taree NSW 2430 by June 3, 2018.
For further enquires, contact Kam Baker, on 02 6591 2900.
The Draft BFRMP will also be on a travelling roadshow at the following locations and dates.
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