Proposed Draft RECAP Revisions now available for review
Proposed Draft RECAP revisions are now available on the LDEQ website. Interested parties can review these prior to the initiation of the official regulatory process.
EPA awards over $285K to the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana
The $285,744 EPA grant to the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana is to help restore the swamp forest habitat near New Orleans and the coast
LDEQ’s Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund seeks fundable projects
LDEQ’s Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund seeks fundable projects, emphasis on green
Orleans Parish men arrested for illegal disposal of waste tires
Months of investigative work paid off for the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality last week when two men were charged with dumping illegal tires in separate but related incidents in New Orleans East.
Comprehensive Environmental Protection
The Department’s mission is to promote and protect health, safety and welfare while considering sound policies regarding employment and economic development.
Open burning of flood debris is against the law
The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality encourages residents affected by the
recent flood to refrain from open burning of debris.