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Posted on: January 8, 2018

2018 Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) Meeting Schedule


The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) of 1986 was enacted by Congress to help assist local communities prepare for and respond to local chemical emergencies.  EPCRA requires facilities to report chemical storage and release information and instructs communities to develop emergency response plans.  The State Emergency Response Commission (SERC), which is appointed by the state governor, determines emergency planning districts and appoints Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPCs).

The Allegany County Local Emergency Planning Committee meets on a quarterly basis.  The meetings are open to the public and are held at the Allegany County Department of Emergency Services, located at 11400 PPG Road, SE, Cumberland.

2018 Meeting Schedule 

Tuesday, January 9:  10:00 AM

Tuesday, April 10: 10:00 AM

Tuesday, July 10: 10:00 AM

Tuesday, October 9:10:00 AM

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