Local Emergency Planning Committee

The mission of the New Hanover County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) is to effectively plan for emergencies involving hazardous materials. The LEPC is responsible for:

  • SARA Title III environmental compliance
  • HAZMAT training and exercises
  • Site-specific chemical planning programs
  • Coordination of chemical information to emergency responders
  • Maintenance of the county-wide HAZMAT Incident Management Plan

The public is invited to attend LEPC meetings, held bi-monthly at 230 Government Center Drive.

Scheduled Meetings

  • LEPC Meeting
    NHC EOC
    09/12/2018 11:00 AM
  • LEPC Meeting
    NHC EOC
    11/14/2018 11:00 AM

Meeting Minutes: LEPC Meeting Minutes

Executive Committee

  • Teresa Smith
    Chair
    New Hanover County Emergency Management & 911
  • Mike Alexander
    Vice-Chair
    Kinder Morgan
  • Jodie Ruskin
    Secretary
    The University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Emergency Management & 911: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 115 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-6900 • Fax 910-798-6904