Waldo County Local Emergency Planning Committee

Purpose: To oversee a broad-based collaborative effort to prepare the communities in Waldo County to respond to emergencies involving hazardous chemicals.

Current Membership

  • Elected Officials: Commissioner Amy Fowler
  • Emergency Management: Dale Rowley, Olga Hussey, Rob Hoey and Almon Rivers (Searsport)
  • Environmental: John Selleck (DEP), Tiffany LaClair (DEP), John Woodward (DEP), and Brett Igo (USCG)
  • Health/Medical: Tom Nelson (WCGH)
  • Facility Officials: David Colter (GAC), Ryan Morrison (GAC)
  • Facility Employees: Vacant
  • Citizens: Peter Goodwin
  • Law Enforcement: Todd Boisvert (Searsport PD)
  • Fire Department: Vacant
  • EMS: Vacant
  • Transportation: Oscar Gerry (PanAm)
  • Media: Vacant
  • Community Group: Vacant

LEPC Officers: Chair – Almon Rivers, Vice Chair/Treasurer – Dale Rowley, Secretary – Olga Hussey

Meeting Dates/Times: Meetings are the third Thursday of January, April, July and October at 11:00 am in the Waldo County EMA office.

Contact: Waldo County EMA, 4 Public Safety Way, Belfast, ME 04915 Phone: 207.33.3870 Fax: 207.338.1890 Email:


Effective June 15, 2022, the Waldo County Finance, Commissioners, and Human Resources Offices will be closed on Wednesday each week to do internal work and special projects. Telephone calls will still be answered.