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Orange County -City Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Authority

The Cities of Anaheim and Huntington Beach have entered into a Joint Powers Agreement (JPA) to form the Orange County-City Hazardous Materials Emergency Response Authority (OCCHMERA). Anaheim & Huntington Beach provide two hazardous materials response teams, which in turn, provide hazmat emergency service for the following Subscribing Cities: Brea, Costa Mesa, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Newport Beach, and Orange.

The Authority, formed under the Joint Exercise of Powers Act, is considered a public entity separate and apart from the participating agencies. It is governed by a Board of Directors, supported by an Advisory Committee and administered by staff of the Hazardous Materials Section of the Anaheim Fire Department. The OCCHMERA Administrative Office is located at 201 S. Anaheim Blvd., Anaheim, CA 92805, with a phone number of (714) 765-4036, fax number of (714) 765-4608 and e-mail address of occhmeraadmin@anaheim.net.  

Board of Directors

Board of Directors Meeting 10-15-2014 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 08-13-2014 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 10-16-2013 Cancellation

Board of Directors Meeting 06-27-2013 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 04-17-2013 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 10-24-2012 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 10-17-2012 Cancellation

Board of Directors Meeting 08-01-2012 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 10-17-11 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 4-20-11 Agenda

Board of Directors Meeting 1-19-11 Agenda

Advisory Committee

Advisory Committee Meeting 06-12-13 Agenda

Advisory Committee Meeting 09-14-11 Agenda

Advisory Committee Meeting 6-22-11 Agenda

Advisory Committee Meeting 3-9-11 Agenda

Documents

Joint Exercise of Powers Agreement 4th amendment

Organization Chart