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    Consolidated Management Company is accepting applications for part-time cook in the jail.

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    Notice is hereby given that the Buffalo County Board of Supervisors is offering for sale the Buffalo County owned house, shed and garage located at 11 West 14th Street, Kearney, Nebraska. Said sale to be held at 2:00 o’clock p.m. on the 15th day of September, 2014. Click here for more information.
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    Notice is hereby given of the adoption of an ordnance regarding adult entertainment.

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  • Advertisements For Bids (Bridge Rehabilitation)

    Separate, sealed bids will be received at the Buffalo County Clerk Office on September 9, 2014 at 10:00 AM for equipment, labor, materials and appurtenances required for a Bridge Rehabilitation project.
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    Separate, sealed bids will be received at the Buffalo County Clerk Office on September 9, 2014 at 10:00 AM for equipment, labor, materials and appurtenances required for a Bridge Replacement project.
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Lepc
Local Emergency Planning Committee

The Buffalo County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) is not active at this time.

The committee consists of representatives from the community. The membership includes law enforcement, emergency medical services, fire services, media, industry, and local officials.

The committee was organized under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA), also known as Title III of the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA) passed by
emergency plan includes the following: an identification of local facilities and transportation routes where hazardous material are present; the procedures for immediate response in case of an accident; a plan for notifying the community that an incident has occurred; the names of response personnel at local facilities; and a plan for conducting exercises to test the plan.

What is Shelter-in-Place?
Shelter in Place "is an emergency response concept for the general public designed to reduce the chance of injury during a chemical accident. This to inform the public about the five steps of "sheltering inplace" during a chemical emergency. How to "Shelter in place where you are," according to emergency officials, "unless you areinstructed to evacuate." more>>


LEPC Members

Officers  
 None at this time - Chairperson  
 Darrin Lewis - Vice-chair  Email: em@buffalocounty.ne.gov 
 None at this time - Secretary   

Members
 Dean Aden
 Brown Transfer
 Robert Anderson
 Captain, Buffalo County Sheriff's Office
 Amy Elwood
 Two Rivers Public Health
 Don Engel, Jr.
 Aurora Cooperative
 Vern Fiala
 Midway Amateur Radio Club
 Randy John
 Miller Fire Department Chief
 Darrin Lewis
 Buffalo County Emergency Manager
 Dan Lynch
 Chief, Kearney Police Dept.
 Mike Martinosky
 UAP Distribution Inc.
 Brian Mendenhall
 Tallgrass Energy
 Michael Morgan
 Kearney City Manager
 Dan Saathoff
 Eaton Corporation
 Amy Schweitzer
 Kearney Daily Hub
 Jerry Thompson
 Chief, Kearney Fire Dept.
 Ken Tracy
 Fire Administrator, Kearney Fire Dept.

LEPC Useful Links


2006 Local Emergency Planning Committee Meeting Minutes

Buffalo County furnishes the public information contained herein as a public service. This information may not reflect the most recent resolutions of the LEPC and if the resolutions need to be legally relied upon, the most current version may be obtained at the Emergency Manager office. Please also read the disclaimer statement.

Please choose the agenda or minutes you wish to view from the list below.

[Note: The following files are in PDF format. You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the files. It is a free download from Adobe.com. You can get it by clicking here. Files in PDF format are printer friendly]

 January 23, 2006  Minutes 
 April 24, 2006  Minutes 
 July 24. 2006  Minutes 
 October 23, 2006  Minutes 


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