Monday, February 24, 2020

Local Emergency Planning Committee

Mission Statement

The mission of the committee shall be to fulfill the requirements of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986, commonly known as SARA Title III. In addition, the LEPC shall be an all-hazards planning committee to include: information sharing, community planning, exercise design/implementation, the critique of emergency incidents—real or exercised, other activities aimed at efficient, compassionate, and rapid response to disaster survivors’, care-givers’, and workers’ needs in times of disasters.


Download the LEPC bylaws.

Public Notice

Accessibility of Sara Title III Hazardous Substance Information Section 324 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA), also known as the SARA Title III (Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986, PL99-499), requires public notice at least once annually informing the public of the means to access information about extremely hazardous substances that are manufactured, stored, and used within their community. Follow-up emergency notices may subsequently be issued.

Accordingly, information concerning Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) meetings, SARA Title III hazardous material planning which is included in our Marion County Emergency Operations Plan, Material Safety Datasheets (MSDS) hazardous chemical inventory forms, listing extremely hazardous substances manufactured, stored, or used within Marion County can be obtained during normal business hours by contacting Randy Frank at (620) 382-3462.

LEPC Membership

Kansas Commission on Emergency Planning & Response

2013 Managing the Risk

  • Elected State and Local Officials
  • Local Environmental Groups
  • Community Groups
  • Law Enforcement
  • Health
  • Facilities
  • Emergency Management
  • Hospitals
  • Broadcast and/or Print Media
  • Firefighting
  • Transportation
  • Public (unaffiliated)
  • Emergency Medical Service
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