Mercer County
Local Emergency Planning
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
                     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  affected 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:
Angie Litterst

LEPC Chairman:
Dennis Fullerton
          2018/2019 Meeting Dates

Quarter 1: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 6:00pm
    Mercer County Health Department

Quarter 2: Thursday, February 14th, 2019 at 9:00am
 Mercer County Health Department

Quarter 3: Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at 6:00pm
 Mercer County Health Department

Quarter 4: Thursday August 15th, 2019 at 9:00am
 Mercer County Health Department

Meetings are subject to change.  Please confirm dates, times, and
locations by calling (309)582-3759.