Essex County Virginia

Regional All Hazards Mitigation Plan - Available for Public Comment

Posted on 10/18/2021

The Regional All Hazards Mitigation Plan (AHMP) for the Middle Peninsula is now available for public comment through November 1, 2021. View the draft AHMP here -  AHMP.

Comments? Email them directly to Jackie Rickards, Senior Planning Project Manager for the Middle Peninsula Planning District Commission, at

All nine Middle Peninsula localities, including Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King William, Mathews, and Middlesex Counties and the Towns of Tappahannock, Urbanna, and West Point, participated in the plan’s development and amendments. In addition to the nine regional localities, the federally recognized Indian Tribes in the region participated in the 2021 AHMP update.