Local Emergency Planning Committee 

Mission Statement:

“To enhance emergency response and preparedness plans for all-hazard incidents for Hamilton County through planning and communication between the citizens, business and government.”

Purpose


The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) is charged with developing an emergency response plan to deal with accidental chemical releases from Title III facilities in Hamilton County and with making available to the general public chemical information submitted by those facilities. The LEPCs are funded through the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) under Indiana Code (IC) 6-10.

What is EPCRA?

EPCRA Fact Sheet


What is the LEPC

Why do we need LEPC's

Helpful Resources


The following links will provide more information on Local Emergency Planning Committee duties.

Members
The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) of Hamilton County is composed of the following:

  • Elected State and Local Officials
  • Broadcast and print media
  • Community groups
  • Emergency management
  • Emergency medical services
  • Firefighting
  • Health department
  • Hospital management
  • Law enforcement
  • Local environmental management
  • Owners and operators of facilities storing and using Title III chemicals
  • Transportation

LEPC MEMBERSHIP



LEPC Bylaws


If interested in becoming a member please fill out and submit the membership form below.

Meeting Dates for 2016

Date Agenda Meeting Minutes
January 28, 2016 Agenda Minutes
April 28, 2016 Agenda Minutes
July 28, 2016 Agenda Minutes
October 27, 2016 Agenda Minutes
If you have questions regarding the Hamilton County LEPC, please send an email to: Hamilton County LEPC