Welcome to the Environmental Protection Department
- In The Spotlight
In The Spotlight
- A public workshop to discuss the development of a Stormwater Management Manual for Alachua County will be held on January 27th , 2016 at the Freedom Community Center (7340 SW 41 Pl, Gainesville) from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm . Please contact Gus Olmos at firstname.lastname@example.org or (352) 264-6806 if you have any questions prior to the workshop. Also, please RSVP by January 26th in order to facilitate seating accommodations.
Alachua County Resumes Biodiesel Production
Aquires, manages, and improves environmentally significant lands to protect water resources, wildlife habitat, and to provide natural areas suitable for resource-based recreation. Visit our site to learn more.
Staff monitor Alachua County's surface water, groundwater, springs and wastewater facilities. Help to protect resources by minimizing your personal pollution. Visit our site to learn more
Staff protect the water, soil, air quality and property values in Alachua County from current and future impacts of hazardous materials discharges. Visit our site to learn more
Staff are responsible for ensuring that new and existing developments comply with Alachua County's land development regulations related to natural and historic resources protection. Visit our site to learn more
Staff provide oversight and management of clean-up at contaminated sites, inspection and regulation of underground storage tanks, promotes reduction in air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, provides environmentally proper hazardous waste collection and disposal and promotes public education in pollution prevention. Visit our site to learn more
Manages clean-up of petroleum contaminated sites and the inspection of above ground and underground storage tank facilities.
- Environmental Protection Department
- 408 W. University Avenue
- Suite 106
- Gainesville, FL 32601
Hazardous Materials Management
Hazardous Waste Collection
Petroleum Management 352-264-6843