SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
February 1, 2021
Date of Report (Date of earlies event reported)
CRESTWOOD EQUITY PARTNERS LP
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|811 Main Street|
|Houston, Texas 77002|
|(Address of principal executive offices)|
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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|Common Units representing limited partner interest||CEQP||New York Stock Exchange|
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(d) On February 1, 2021, Frances M. Vallejo was appointed to the board of directors (the “Board”) of Crestwood Equity GP LLC, the general partner of Crestwood Equity Partners LP (the “Partnership”). Ms. Vallejo will serve on the Audit Committee, Finance Committee and Sustainability Committee of the Board.
Ms. Vallejo will be compensated in accordance with the Partnership’s compensation policy for non-employee directors as described in the Partnership’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019. There are no arrangements or understandings between Ms. Vallejo and any other person pursuant to which Ms. Vallejo was appointed to the Board, and there are no relationships between Ms. Vallejo and the Partnership that would require disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”).
Pursuant to the Partnership’s Fifth Amended and Restated Agreement of Limited Partnership, as amended, Ms. Vallejo will be fully indemnified for actions associated with being a director to the extent permitted under Delaware law.
Regulation FD Disclosure.
A copy of the press release announcing the appointment of Ms. Vallejo is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report and is incorporated herein by reference.
The information in this Item 7.01 (including the exhibit) shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and is not incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act.
Financial Statements and Exhibits
|99.1||Press Release dated February 1, 2021|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|CRESTWOOD EQUITY PARTNERS LP|
Crestwood Equity GP LLC,
its General Partner
|Date: February 1, 2021||By:|
/s/ Michael K. Post
|Michael K. Post|
|Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Corporate Secretary|