Environmental

Overview
The Environmental Division is responsible for the investigation and resolution of environmental issues which include, but are not limited to:
  • Illegal dumpsites
  • Burning of household trash
  • Improper disposal of solid waste
  • Tires
  • Hazardous waste
  • Oil
  • Other environmental hazards

If you see someone who is improperly disposing of these items, please call our office at (706) 312-5049 or call Shawn Hargis, Environmental Code Specialist at (706) 312-4238.

Hotline
The State of Georgia Environmental Protection Division has created a hotline for citizens in Georgia. Call (800) CLEAN-UP (25326-87) and enter the zip code located in Georgia that you are interested in and it will provide you with the contact person and other information needed for that area.

Tips
View Environmental Tips.