Sustainability & Public Health

Our Programs

The environmental health division implements twelve diverse programs to protect public health/safety and the environment. These programs include:
  • Mosquito and Rodent Control
  • Food Establishment Inspections
  • Air, Soil, and Water Pollution Investigations, and Abatement
  • Semi-Public and Public Swimming Pool Inspections
  • Dallas County Public Health Services Contract
  • Noise Control
  • Storm Water
  • Emergency Planning and Response in cooperation with Fire and Police
  • Industrial Wastewater Pretreatment
  • Intra-City Environmental Affairs
  • Underground Storage Tank (UST) Inspections

Contacts & Concerns

Comments and concerns can be called in or e-mailed to the environmental health staff.
  • For animal services, email Miguel Gauna, Animal Adoption Center Manager, or call 972.919.9881
  • For the food program, mosquito control information, and pool program information email Louise Maranzana or call 972.919.2536
  • For industry wastewater discharges and phase II storm water program information, email Kathryn Evans, Sustainability Manager, or call 972.919.2537
  • Please report any storm water quality or creek issues to 972.919.2537 (storm water hotline)