Community & Industry Relations

 

ENVIROSCHOOL

A FRONT-LOADING CONCEPT DEVELOPED BY THE DEQ LEADERSHIP TEAM

EDUCATION + MEANINGFUL PARTICIPATION = COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT  

The Enviroschool program at the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) is the environmental education outreach arm of the Agency that provides training for communities, businesses, and other organizations on a number of regulatory topics.  The goal of this program is for the attendees to become informed about the environmental regulatory process and to maintain and improve environmental compliance.  These workshops are open to the public.  If you are interested, please feel free to register for any of our workshops that are posted below or contact us if you would like additional information.    

2014 SESSIONS

Air Permitting 201:  Understanding the Details

This training session will go into greater details regarding air permitting:  from understanding how reading the regulations turns into an application to the development of a permit from the application.  Specific examples will be discussed, covering samples of each typical document included in permits.  All sessions are from 10AM-12PM.

  •  Baton Rouge:  Thursday, March 27, 2014

        LDEQ HQ Galvez Building, Pensacola Room:  602 North 5th Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 

  • Pineville:  Thursday, April 3, 2014

        Tudor Community Center, 341 Bragg Street, Pineville, LA 71360

  • Lake Charles:  Thursday, April 10, 2014

        LSU AgCenter:  7101 Gulf Highway, Lake Charles, LA 70607 

  • New Orleans Area:  Wednesday, April 16, 2014

        Jefferson Parish Library, Napoleon Room, 4747 West Napoleon Avenue, Metairie, LA 70001        

 

Asbestos & Lead Workshop

Tuesday, April 22, 2014-9AM-12:15PM

LDEQ HQ-602 North 5th Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802

The purpose of this workshop is to provide a summary of the rule revisions related to Chapters 27 and 51 of the Louisiana Air Quality Regulations, note issues or concerns encountered by DEQ staff this past year, and answer questions you may have. Please share this announcement with co-workers and other parties that may be interested in attending this free workshop.   

Should you have any questions, please contact Christopher Mayeux, Manager, at 225.219.0789 or Sheryl Grimmer, Supervisor, at 225.219.1665.  

You may register online by clicking on the button below.  Click on the following flyer for the agenda and additional information: FLYER   

Online Registration  Past Session Materials

Business, Community Outreach, & Incentives Division

Post Office Box 4301

Baton Rouge, LA 70821

Phone:  225-219-3954

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality 602 N. Fifth Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802
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