Requests For Information
Information reported to the LEPC is available to the public under both the Freedom of Information Act and the Community Right to Know Act.
A written request to view records must be submitted to the Porter County Local Emergency Planning Committee.
Purpose of the LEPC:
- To provide information to the public about hazardous chemicals in the community.
- To develop and maintain a written community level Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Plan.
- To form partnerships with local communities, governments, emergency responders and industries to enhance hazardous materials preparedness and to coordinate hazardous material planning and preparedness at the local level.