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Statewide Local Emergency Planning Commission (LEPC)

On July 1, 2021 Vermont consolidated 13 separate Local Emergency Planning Committees (LEPCs) to one statewide LEPC to carry out the requirements of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA). The statewide LEPC will focus on identification of hazardous materials that pose a risk and evaluating the available resources for preparing and responding to a potential natural or manmade disaster that could result in the release of hazardous chemicals.

20 V.S.A. § 32. Local emergency planning committees; creation; duties

LEPC Members 

LEPC Chair :  Robert Morlino

Vice Chair : Kevin McAllister
Johnathan Delabruere - Lamoille County REMC - Appointed 
Allison Hopkins – MARC - Default
Allison Strohl – BCRC - Default
Robert Morlino - Rutland County REMC - Appointed 
Dan Kuzio - Addison County REMC - Appointed 
Bruce Melendy – NVDA - Default
Christine Forde –CCRPC - Default
Jeff Campbell - CVRPC - Appointed 
Alex Northern - TRORC REMC - Appointed 
Alyssa Sabetto – WRC - Default
Shawn Colman - Franklin County REMC - Default
Shawn Colman - Grand Isle County REMC - Default

Unfilled Organization / Field Seats – do not count towards quorum:
Vermont Ambulance Association -Vacant 
Vermont Sheriffs’ Association -Vacant 
Vermont Association of Broadcasters -Vacant 
Vermont Agency of Transportation (AOT) -Vacant 
Vermont Association of Planning & Development Agencies (VAPDA) -Vacant 
Vermont Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Coalition (VHEPC) -Vacant 
Extremely Hazardous Substances (EHS) Industry (seat 1) -Vacant 
Extremely Hazardous Substances (EHS) Industry (seat 2) -Vacant 
Vermont National Guard (VTNG) -Vacant 
Vermont Department of Health (VDH) -Vacant 
Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Farms, and Markets (VAAFM) -Vacant 


Non Voting Members 
Kevin McAllister - VT Career Fire Chiefs Assoc. 
Phil Marquette
Erik Rosenbauer
Patrick McLaughlin (HAZMAT Response Team chief)
Mike Skaza (Fire Academy)
Adam Heuslein (EMS District 2

Other LEPC Documents 

LEPC Statewide - Bylaws
Statewide Hazmat Plan 

County Annex Hazmat Plans

Grand Isle

Meeting Minutes

NEXT LECP Meeting Scheduled for Tuesday April 16th, 2024 10 AM 

The Meeting will be at the Norwich Fire Department 

Jan 16th  2024 - Agenda - Draft Minutes 
Aug 8th, 2023 - Agenda - Approved Minutes
May 9th, 2023 - Agenda -Draft Minutes
Aug 10, 2020 - Approved Minutes

All LEPC meetings will be publicly warned at the Vermont Department of Libraries website located at

Questions and LEPC Tier II Submissions 

Please Email

Mailing Address
Statewide LEPC
45 State Dr.
Waterbury, VT 05671