Local Emergency Planning Committee

Agenda & Minutes

​Agenda 09-20-2017
​Minutes 09/21/2016



Meetings


  • 9 a.m.
  • Third Wednesday of January, May, and September
  • Greater Salisbury Building
    200 W. Main St.
    Salisbury, MD 21801

TIER II REPORTING
Wicomico County participates with the automated Maryland Department of Environment Tier II reporting system,  We no longer require hard copy reports to be mailed.  Please utilize the link below for more information.
                                          MDE Tier II Reporting

Mission


The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) serving Wicomico County shall plan for those areas relating to a safe storage, transportation, and utilization of hazardous materials as they apply to public safety.

Activities / Functions


LEPC activities shall emphasize but are not limited to:
  • Identification of potential hazards within Wicomico County
  • Identification of potential response resources
  • Mitigation of hazards when feasible
  • Prepare for a timely response to an accident or event
  • Prepare written emergency plans
  • Protection and recovery of life, property, and the environment from the spill or release of hazardous materials
  • Respond to information requests from the public
Members
The Wicomico County L.E.P.C. members include: 
  • American Red Cross
  • Citizen groups
  • County extension
  • Emergency management
  • Fire departments
  • Law enforcement
  • Local governments



  • Local hospitals
  • Local media
  • Planning and zoning
  • Private / Commercial sector
  • Schools
  • State officials