Local Emergency Planning Committee

Purpose:

The Board of County Commissioners established the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) for the administration of a federal program for the development and review of chemical emergency response plans, collecting information about corporate and public use and storage of hazardous chemicals to help Fire and HAZMAT officers to safely respond to an incident, and to help citizens exercise their rights under the Federal Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act.

Meetings:

Meetings for 2019 are February 13, May 15, August 14, and November 13.  Meetings are held at the El Paso County, Office of Emergency Management (OEM), 3755 Mark Dabling Blvd. Colorado Springs, CO.

Members and Length of Terms:

The committee’s members serve for terms of an indefinite length of time.

*For current volunteer members or for further information, please contact the Boards and Commissions Administrator at 719-520-6555.

 

El Paso County Office of Emergency Management