Scope and Content Notes:
The Allegheny County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) was established by the Pennsylvania Board of Commissioners in 1987. The purpose of the LEPC is to respond to and mitigate the effects of toxic releases on the citizens of Allegheny County. The records in this series date from 1988 to 2001, the time period when Pelkofer was most involved with the committee. The materials in this subseries consist of budgets, meeting minutes, and other administrative records related to LEPC activities. Additionally, there are notes Pelkofer took at LEPC meetings and conferences.