This Division is responsible for Environmental Regulatory Compliance, Solid Waste Collection, Disposal and Reduction (Recycling and Composting) and Code Enforcement. The Division also maintains Public Works Environmental Permits. Over 100 Recycling Presentations are made each year at schools, Day Camps, Civic Groups, etc. Code Enforcement receives approximately 2,000 requests for service annually and sends out in excess of 3,300 violation letters a year. The Compliance Section is involved with Capital, Commercial and Subdivision Review and assures compliance with State and Federal Environmental Regulations in the areas of Asbestos, Lead, UST’s, Hazardous Materials, Environmental Site Assessments, Landfill Compliance Issues, Water Discharge Reporting, Storm Water and Wetland Issues. This Division is responsible for Operating a Compost Facility and maintains and monitors a closed landfill on N. Dugas Road for compliance with the closure plan and all DEQ and EPA Regulations.
Division Primary Operating Functions:
Public Works > Environmental Quality