Resolution Number 20-18
RESOLUTION NUMBER 20-18
ADOPTING THE REVISED EMERGENCY OPERATIONS PLAN (EOP)
WHEREAS, the City of Mountain Iron and surrounding municipalities may be subjected to emergencies and disasters of all types; and
WHEREAS, the City of Mountain Iron will continue to be prepared to respond during emergencies and disasters to protect public peace, health and safety and to preserve lives and property of the people; and
WHEREAS, the City of Mountain Iron will continually plan and prepare an all-hazards Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) for the municipality, which consists of the Basic Plan, supporting Functional and Hazard-Specific Annexes, and implementation instructions where applicable (emergency policies, procedures, checklists, and the like); and
WHEREAS, the EOP shall provide prompt and effective emergency response procedures to be followed in the event of a major emergency or disaster; and
WHEREAS, this EOP is applicable to the entirety of the City of Mountain Iron and has been coordinated to be consistent and correlated with the EOP’s of St. Louis County and neighboring jurisdictions in the East Range area of St. Louis County.
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF MOUNTAIN IRON, MINNESOTA, that it does hereby approve, adopt and place into immediate effect the attached revised Emergency Operations Plan (EOP)
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, Adoption of this plan shall cause all previous plans to be repealed and staff shall be authorized to distribute the revised plan to the organizations and individuals identified therein.
DULY ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL THIS 6th DAY OF AUGUST, 2018.
Mayor Gary Skalko