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.
Open Burning Workshop
The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality is sponsoring a free workshop to assist fire departments, municipalities, and the general public with understanding the air quality regulations concerning open burning. This session will give a basic understanding of the regulations, as well as information about open burning do’s and don’ts. All workshops are from 10AM - 12PM.
Denham Springs: June 19th: Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 5 Building: 8098 Florida Blvd. Denham Springs, LA 70726
Gonzales: June 24th: Gonzales Public Safety Center: 736 W. Orice Roth Street, Gonzales, LA 70737
Mandeville: June 26th: St. Tammany Parish Council Chambers: 21490 Koop Drive, Mandeville, LA 70471
Lafayette: July 8th: Lafayette Utilities System: 1314 Walker Road, Lafayette, LA 70506
Baton Rouge: July 15th: DEQ HQ Conference Center, Oliver Pollock Room: 602 North 5th Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Lake Charles: July 16th: LSU AgCenter, 7101 Gulf Highway, Lake Charles, LA 70607
Business, Community Outreach, & Incentives Division
Post Office Box 4301
Baton Rouge, LA 70821