Local Emergency Planning Committee

Agenda & Minutes

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


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
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