Local Emergency Planning Committee LEPC

  1. Planning Committee
  2. Agendas & Minutes
  3. Resources

Meetings

LEPC Dates 2020

January 13, 8:30 am Public Safety Training Facility room 126
April 13, 8:30 am Public Safety Training Facility room 130, EOC
July 13, 8:30 am Public Safety Training Facility room 126
September 21, 7:00 pm Winchester Hall

Location

Public Safety Training Facility
5730 Public Safety Place
Frederick, MD 21704

Members

Dennis Dudley, Chair - Frederick County Department of Emergency Preparedness
Vice Chair - Frederick County Department of Emergency Preparedness
Jack Markey, Community Emergency Coordinator - Frederick Division of Emergency Management

Members

Responsibilities

The County Executive appoints the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) and is confirmed by the County Council. Membership is comprised of representatives of local government, private industry, business, environmental groups and emergency response organizations.

In accordance with the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 (EPCRA) under Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA), the Frederick County LEPC provides citizens with information about hazardous materials that are used, stored, manufactured, released or spilled in their communities and maintains an emergency plan in cooperation with the facilities and local responders.

Constitution and By-Laws