Mercer County
Local Emergency Planning
Committee
Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Mercer County LEPC to protect the health and safety
of its citizens through development and maintenance of a chemical
emergency response plan and through public education and information
about chemicals in the community
Meeting Schedule

Meetings are normally held quarterly on the 1st Tuesday in the months of
March, June, September and December.

Meetings are subject to change, please confirm dates by calling
(309) 582-3759

JUNE MEETING DATE CHANGED  ***June 24th***
                       LEPC Responsibilities
* Identify facilities and transportation routes of hazardous substances
* Describe emergency response procedures
* Designate coordinators
* Outline emergency notification procedures
* Describe how to determine probable affected areas and populations by
  releases
* Describe local emergency equipment and facilities
* Outline evacuation plans
* Develop training programs for emergency responders
* Exercise response plans
              Contact Us

Mercer County LEPC
305 NW 7th Street
Aledo, Illinois 61231
(309) 582-3759

Emergency Coordinator:
  Jennifer Hamerlinck

LEPC Chairman:
  Dennis Fullerton