Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)

Under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPCs) are required to be established by the County for the purpose of planning for Hazardous Materials Incidents.  The LEPC is operated by appointed members of the Berrien County Board of Commissioners.  The Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division serves as the LEPCs Point of Contact for Operations.

See below for a list of LEPC meeting dates.  Meeting notices, LEPC news, and meeting cancellations are posted through the EMHSD news feed.  You may sign up to receive these notices by clicking the following link for Emergency Management - Local Emergency Planning Committee News Flash. 

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2021 Meeting Note

Note: Due to COVID19 assembly restrictions and safety requirements, public meetings for 1Q and 2Q have been suspended. 3Q and 4Q meetings are being planned to be allowed in person as of the date of this posting.  This table will be updated and a notice will go out through the newsletter for the LEPC.  Sign up for that newsletter by clicking the Notify Me icon at the bottom of the page.


2021 Meeting Calender

Date Time Location
Proposed Minutes
Adopted Minutes
09/14/2021 9:00 a.m. 2149 E. Napier Ave. Benton Harbor  
12/21/2021 9:00 a.m. 2149 E. Napier Ave. Benton Harbor    

2020 MEETING CALENDAR

Date
Time
Location
Proposed Minutes
Adopted Minutes
01/21/2020 9:00 a.m. 2149 E. Napier Ave. Benton Harbor
04/21/2020 9:00 a.m. Canceled
Canceled
Canceled
06/23/2020 9:00 a.m. Canceled
Canceled
Canceled
09/22/2020 9:00 a.m. Canceled
Canceled
Canceled
11/10/2020 9:00 a.m. Canceled
Canceled
Canceled

2019 Meeting Calendar

Date Time Location Proposed Minutes
Adopted Minutes
1/15/2019 CANCELLED
CANCELLED
   
2/19/2019 9:00 AM 2149 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor MI 03/21/2019
3/19/2019 9:00 AM 2149 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor MI 03/22/2019 04/17/2019
4/16/2019 9:00 AM 2149 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor MI 04/17/2019 05/21/2019
5/21/2019 9:00 AM 2149 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor MI 05/21/2019 06/18/2019
6/18/2019 9:00 AM 2149 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor MI 06/25/2019 09/17/2019
9/17/2019 9:00 AM 2149 E. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor MI 09/17/2019 11/12/2019
11/12/2019 9:00 AM 2149 E. Napier Ave. Benton Harbor, MI
11/12/2019 01/24/2020

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