Local Emergency Planning Committee

Meetings


2016 Dates
February 8  
May 9
August 8  
November 14

Time
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Location
Public Safety Training Facility
5370 Public Safety Place
Classroom 126
Frederick, Maryland 21704

Members


Barbara Rosvold, Chair - Frederick County Health Department
Vice Chair - Frederick County Department of Emergency Preparedness 
Jack Markey, Community Emergency Coordinator - Frederick County Division of Emergency Management
Rhonda Cunningham, Secretary - Frederick County Department of Emergency Preparedness

Responsibilities


The County Executive appoints the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) and is confirmed by the County Council.  Membership is comprised of representatives of local government, private industry, business, environmental groups, and emergency response organizations.
In accordance with the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 (EPCRA) under Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA), the Frederick County LEPC provides citizens with information about hazardous materials that are used, stored, manufactured, released or spilled in their communities and maintains an emergency plan in cooperation with the facilities and local responders.