Community Development

Environmental Department


Environmental Mission

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The City Environmental Department's key functions are to:

  • Manage and administer the City's Small Municipal Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) Permit, NVS040000.
  • Manage the State of Nevada Stormwater General Permit, NVR1000000, as it relates to the City's MS4 Permit and construction sites within the City limits.
  • Manage and administer the City's Pretreatment Program.
  • Provide assistance in the City's Cross-Connection Program.
  • Assist the City with its Wellhead Protection Program.
  • Aid the City's Solid Waste Division in maintaining landfill and air quality permits, establishing Household Hazardous Waste Program, expand and organize recycling opportunities.
  • Provide public education and staff training to ensure compliance with the City's various environmental programs.



When it rains it drainsMonday thru Friday 8:00 am. to 5:00 pm

1755 College Avenue
Elko, NV  89801
(775) 777-7219 Fax

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