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Hazard Materials Planning Grant (HMEP) Program

Purpose

Cumulative final report results indicate, since the beginning of the program, HMEP grantees have accomplished 9,051 commodity flow and hazard analyses, developed or updated 52,135 plans, conducted 12,649 exercises, and helped an average of 1,695 LEPCs each year. In the latest reporting period HMEP grantees have accomplished 434 commodity flow and hazard analyses, developed or updated 1,152 plans, conducted 876 exercises, and helped 1,442 LEPCs. Since the beginning of the program approximately $182 million has been awarded in HMEP grants. Over 2,266,000 responders and others have been trained in part thus far with HMEP grant funds.

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Polk County Emergency Management
1907 Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 286-2107

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