Environmental Services

The Environmental Services Department (ESD) is responsible for all of the following activities:

  • Coordinating the overall administration of environmental service programs for the county
  • Developing and maintaining environmental programs
  • Planning, directing, coordinating, and evaluating all planning and zoning activities, as well as environmental health related programs and services
  • Overseeing all solid waste management activities of the county, including the recycling program, licensure of private waste haulers, transportation, and processing

The ESD encompasses:

  • Cass Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Land Use Regulation and Zoning
  • Solid Waste Management