Due to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the Local Emergency Planning Committee will hold all meetings through conference calls (dial in: 866-803-2146, pass code: 4820467)or virtual online sessions until further notice. For additional information, contact LEPC Chairman Dennis Dudley at 301-600-1418 or via e-mail.
Note: All meetings will be held through conference calls or virtual online sessions until further notice.
LEPC Dates 2020
January 13, 8:30 am Public Safety Training Facility room 126 April 13, 8:30 am Public Safety Training Facility room 130, EOC July 13, 8:30 am Public Safety Training Facility room 126 September 21, 7:00 pm Winchester Hall
Public Safety Training Facility 5730 Public Safety Place Frederick, MD 21704
Dennis Dudley, Chair - Frederick County Department of Emergency Preparedness Vice Chair - Frederick County Department of Emergency Preparedness Jack Markey, Community Emergency Coordinator - Frederick Division of Emergency Management
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.