Local Emergency Planning Committee

Regular Meetings

  • 10 a.m.
  • 2nd Tuesday of each month unless otherwise published
  • 1131 E Center Street
    Gratiot/Isabella RESD Building
    Ithaca, MI 48847

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Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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About the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)

The LEPC is charged with the duties of the federal Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA) of 1986.  The LEPC’s purpose is to:

  • Develop and maintain Superfund Amendments Reauthorization Act (SARA) Community and First Responder Right to Know hazardous materials emergency plans
  • Increase awareness of first responders
  • Reduce threats/hazards from hazardous materials
  • Support Gratiot County Emergency Management Program based upon the LEPC’s vision, mission, and goals


The LEPC is comprised of representatives from:

  • Gratiot County Board of Commissioners
  • Gratiot County Administration
  • Gratiot County Information Technology
  • Gratiot County 911 Authority
  • Gratiot County Sheriff
  • Gratiot County Emergency Management Coordinator
  • Gratiot County Fire Chief’s Association
  • Gratiot County Commission on Aging
  • Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy
  • Mobile Medical Response
  • Gratiot County Amateur Radio Association
  • American Red Cross
  • St. Louis Community Advisory Group
  • MidMichigan Medical Center Gratiot
  • MidMichigan District Health Department
  • Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
  • Gratiot County Road Commission
  • Gratiot/Isabella Region Educational School District
  • ZFS Ithaca
  • Greater Gratiot Development Incorporated
  • Masonic Pathways
  • MSU Extension Office
  • Michigan State Police / Emergency Management & Homeland Security Division
  • Salvation Army
  • City of Alma
  • City of St. Louis
  • Michigan Department of Corrections
  • Consumers Energy
  • Gratiot Integrated Health Network