Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC)

The mission of the Sedgwick County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) shall be to fulfill the requirements of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986, commonly known as SARA Title III. In addition, the LEPC shall be an all-hazards planning committee to include: information sharing, community planning, exercise design/implementation, the critique of emergency incidents—real or exercised, other activities aimed at efficient, compassionate, and rapid response to disaster survivors’, care-givers’, and workers’ needs in times of disasters.

As required by the Emergency Planning and Community-Right-to-Know Act (Public Law 99-499) and K.S.A. 65-5701 et seq., the public is provided with notice through this web site that Emergency Operations Plans, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDSs) and Tier II forms have been submitted by the regulated business entities within Sedgwick County and are available for inspection at Sedgwick County Emergency Management, 714 N. Main St., Wichita, Kansas 67203 during normal business hours from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

If you wish to contact the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC), please e-mail the committee at LEPC@sedgwick.gov.

LEPC – HMEP Exercise Series Dates:

Workshop: March 21, 2019; (0900 – 1400); Heartland Preparedness Center – Army National Guard; 2808 N New York Street; Wichita, Kansas 67219

Tabletop:  June 19, 2019; (09:00 – 14:00); Heartland Preparedness Center – Army National Guard; 2808 N New York Street; Wichita, Kansas 67219

Full Scale: July 18, 2019; Location/Time TBD

Contact LEPC for specific participation and/or sign up procedures, unless already specified.

2019 Meeting Locations

February 21 - 3:30 p.m.
Sedgwick County Fire Station #32
7750 N Wild West
Park City, KS 67047
** Presenter Derek (BNSF)

May 16 - 2 p.m.
Wichita Fire Training Site
4746 E 31st St S,
Wichita, KS 67210
**Presenter Ken Simmons (Eagle Environmental)

August 15 - 2 p.m.
USD 259
3850 N Hydraulic
Room SSC Training Room
Wichita, KS 67219
**Presenter Samuel Konkel  (ViaChristi) 

November 21 - 2 p.m.
Sedgwick County Division on Aging
271 W 3rd N
Ronald Reagan Bldg
3rd floor conference room
Wichita, KS 67202
**Presenter Trista Clevenger (Sedgwick County Division on Aging)