Local Emergency Planning Committee

Under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPCs) must develop an emergency response plan, review the plan at least annually, and provide information about chemicals in the community to citizens. Plans are developed by LEPCs with stakeholder participation.

 

Broome County LEPC Officers

Chair - Pamela Rexer

Vice Chair - Michael Ponticiello

Secretary - Michael Bender

 

Broome County LEPC Sub-Committees

Public Safety

Health, Human, and Animal Needs

Public Works/Utility

 

Meetings

The Broome County LEPC will meet at 1pm on  February 18, April 15, June 17, August 19, October 21, and December 16 of 2021. Due to COVID-19 restrictions - all meetings normal held at the Public Safety Facility are now being held virtually - meetings are still open to the public. For virtual meeting information please contact us.

 

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

2021

February 18, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes

 

2020

February 20, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes

June 18, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes

 

2019

February 21, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

April 18, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

June 20, 2018 - Agenda | Minutes

August 15, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

October 17, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

December 19, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes

 

Prior meeting agendas and minutes are available upon request, please contact the Broome County Office of Emergency Services.

 

Tier II Reporting

Broome County accepts both paper and ePlan submissions of Tier II reports.

 

NYS 209-U Reporting Requirements

NYS General Municipal Law Section 209-U "Notification of Presence of Hazardous Materials" has disclosure requirements independent of the Tier II reporting process.

The text of this law can be found here: https://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/laws/GMU/209-U

The 209-U reporting form can be found here: http://www.dhses.ny.gov/ofpc/documents/forms/hm209uc.pdf