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Discover DEQ Newsletter – January 2019

What's Inside? LDEQ’s Small Business Assistance Program, Message from the Secretary, Open burning household garbage and waste tires is illegal in Louisiana, and more!

Orleans Parish man pleads guilty to illegal disposal of waste tires

Orleans Parish resident Bryant Joseph Ballard pleaded guilty Friday, Jan. 18, in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court for illegal disposal of waste tires and unauthorized use of a movable.

Small Business Assistance Program Video

LDEQ's Small Business Assistance Program offers environmental regulatory assistance and information to small businesses and communities throughout the state. Watch this video to learn more!

Proclamation- State of Emergency-Severe Weather and River Flooding 01/09/19
Discover DEQ Newsletter – December 2018

What's inside? LDEQ utilizes electrofishing to support multi-agency mercury initiative, Message from the Secretary, and more!

EPA Announces $40 Million in Funding to Reduce Emissions from Diesel Engines 12/21/18
LDEQ Annual Report 2018 12/18/18
Discover DEQ Newsletter – November 2018

What's inside? Water quality monitors gather information on oxygen levels in designated waterways, Message from the Secretary, “Tis the season to recycle” – Holiday Recycling tips from LDEQ, and more!