The Kootenai County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) collects information about hazardous materials in the community. Contact your local emergency management office for more information on LEPCs.
The following are things you can do to protect yourself, your family and your property from the effects of a hazardous materials incident:
Listen to local radio or television stations and check social media sites for detailed information and follow instructions carefully. Remember that some toxic chemicals are odorless.
Follow the Shelter in Place guidelines
The following are guidelines for after a hazardous material incident: