Like other local governments across the country, the County of San Benito, California, understands the need for a current and actionable continuity of operations (COOP) plan. Earlier this year, the county chose BOLDplanning, a division of Agility, as its partner in preparedness and kicked off a series of COOP planning workshops. Over 50 participants representing various county departments participated, and all were introduced to the platform. (It’s the solution of choice for 10,000+ continuity, emergency, and hazard mitigation plans nationwide.)

Since that time, and as evidenced by a comprehensive plan review late last month (August 2022), San Benito County has made tremendous progress toward its plan’s development. Once-cumbersome COOP-related doc