Environmental Services

Environmental Services

Greg Gordon - Director

The St. Tammany Parish Department of Environmental Services is responsible for providing the control, monitoring and inspection of sewerage and water systems and environmental services including the litter abatement program.

The Department of Environmental Services is responsible for the following:

  • The enforcement of Parish regulations that require the establishment of a central water system for all new subdivisions that have fifteen or more lots which are less than five acres each.                                      
  • The implementation and enforcement of  a more stringent review process for the provision of sewage treatment and water for commercial development and land use (zoning) changes.                                      
  • The issuance of permits and the conduction inspections of on-site wastewater treatment systems.

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