Environmental Topics

The Drain is Just For Rain! REPORT ILLEGAL DUMPING - (618) 624-4500, Ext 3

Click here to read about Stormwater Topics

The City of O'Fallon offers Optional Recycling through Waste Management Services.

Click here for information on the Forestry Legacy Program and their efforts to protect forested areas.

The American Water Works Association published this article on Water Conservation pointing out the benefits of efficient water use.

There are many items that consumers have doubt about when it comes to proper disposal. Some may be discarded as regular garbage and others require special treatment. The Illinois Environmental Protection Association's (IEPA) web site provides some great solutions for Household Waste Disposal.

Do you have paint left over from a recent projectClick here to read the IEPA's information on Paint Disposal Options.

It is not uncommon for homeowners to use, aquire or find products containing liquid mercury in their homes.  This link to IEPA's web site discusses Handling Options for Mercury Containing Products in the Home.

Click here for the Southwestern Illinois Landowner's Guide to Stream Protection and Preservation (large File)

Click here for the Conservation Subdivision Design Handbook (large file)

Click here for information on Controlling Invasive Exotic Plant Species.