USEPA Region 5 Sub-Area Plans

July 1, 2023

Under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, plans have also been developed on the scale of the USEPA Regions (also known as "area contingency plans") and for specific metropolitan/geographic areas within USEPA Regions 5 and 7.  These more specific local plans are referred to as "sub-area contingency plans."  UMRBA has participated in the development and updating of sub-area plans for Minneapolis-St. Paul, the Quad Cities, St. Louis, Peoria, and the Red River.

Plans are also hosted by the Regional Response Team 5 at .