Before an Incident

Denton County has a Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) responsible for collecting information about chemicals and hazardous materials in Denton County and planning for accidents. Check it out here.

  • Build an Emergency Supply Kit and include duct tape, scissors and plastic to cover doors, windows and vents.
  • Make a Family Emergency Plan.
  • Know how to operate your home’s ventilation system.
  • Identify an above-ground shelter room with as few openings as possible.
  • Read more about sheltering in place