Hazard Mitigation Plan

2015 King County Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan (KCRHMP) Update

Redmond is a partner in the King County Regional HMP update, which includes 57 local governments. Redmond City Council Adopted the plan in City of Redmond Resolution number 1421 on March 3, 2015. FEMA review and final approval was completed May 1, 2015.

View the full KCRHMP and frequently asked questions on: www.kingcounty.gov/hazardmitigation

The King County Basic Plan (435 pages) outlines hazards for the entire region.

The Redmond Annex, Chapter 20 of Volume 2c, (55 pages) provides Redmond-specific information including history of natural hazard events, hazard risk ranking, hazard mitigation action plan and mitigation strategy priority; demographic data; and hazard maps related to critical infrastructure, liquefaction susceptibility, National Earthquake Hazard Reduction Program Soil Classification, flood hazard, and fire fuel behavior.

2009 Redmond Hazard Mitigation Plan

The Redmond Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP) Update for 2009 - 2014 was reviewed and approved by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Redmond City Council subsequently adopted the plan in City of Redmond Resolution Number 1314 on December 15, 2009.

The Hazards Mitigation Plan is available as a complete document or by chapter and appendices. Below are the links to access the documents in Adobe (pdf) format. 

Redmond's Complete 2009 Hazards Mitigation Plan

Contents and Summary 
Chapter 1 - Introduction and Adoption
Chapter 2 - Community Profile
Chapter 3 - Planning Process
Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
Chapter 4 - Severe Storms
Chapter 5 - Earthquakes
Chapter 6 - Floods
Chapter 7 - Wildfires
Chapter 8 - Landslides
Chapter 9 - Pandemics
Chapter 10 - Heat Waves
Chapter 11 - Droughts
Chapter 12 - Hazardous Materials 
Chapter 13 - Mitigation Strategy
Chapter 14 - Plan Maintenance Process
Recovery Plan