I wish to be fully engaged in developing environmental sustainability and territorial safety in the urban and land-use government actions. To this aim, our community will actively participate with the Province of Potenza in the action proposed for strengthening territorial resilience by adopting local policies and specific actions.

Amedeo Cicala

Mayor

HAZARD AND VULNERABILITY PROFILE

Prevailing hazards and vulnerable conditions of the provincial territory: Several areas prone to hydrogeological hazards; Presence of some industrial activities prone to “major accident” hazard; Presence of plants and industrial activities with particular territorial impact; Municipality classified in seismic zone 1 in relation to the 2012 Italian seismic classification for Municipalities; Seismic Vulnerability of the buildings, especially in the historical centres of the municipalities; Widespread presence of soil-sailing phenomena; Phenomena of abandonment of land resulting in settlements very exposed to seismic and hydrogeological risks.

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DISASTER AND RISK REDUCTION ACTIVITIES

The Municipal Civil Protection Plan was completed and approved in 2014. Localized structural and non-structural interventions for Disaster Risk Reduction. Insights are provided by the LGSAT.

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Câmara Municipal da Amadora