Environmental Complaints

The Environmental Protection Division investigates citizen complaints on a wide variety of environmental issues.

Environmental Complaints

Environmental Complaints

The Environmental Protection Division investigates citizen complaints on a wide variety of environmental issues. These include, but are not limited to: surface water quality, construction site erosion and sedimentation control, use of the Municipal Stormwater System, fish kills, algae blooms, handling and storage of hazardous and non-hazardous waste. We have many responsibilities under the Manatee County Land Development Code, several programs delegated to us by the state and are responsible for implementing several County ordinances.
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Environmental Complaint Reporting and Investigation Procedures

Report an Environmental Complaint

Report an Environmental Complaint

Report environmental complaints to the Citizens Action Center by phone at 941-742-5800 or online (click the "Report an Environmental Complaint" title). For other inquiries, please call the Environmental Protection Division at 941-742-5980. In case of an emergency, call 941-747-HELP (4357).

Complaint Reporting Procedure FAQs

Complaint Reporting Procedure FAQs

Answers to frequently asked questions about our complaint reporting procedures that should help you better understand how we resolve environmental complaints. read on Complaint Reporting Procedure FAQs

Complaint Investigation Procedure FAQs

Complaint Investigation Procedure FAQs

Answers to frequently asked questions on our complaint investigation procedures that should help you better understand how we resolve environmental complaints. read on Complaint Investigation Procedure FAQs

Gallery of Common Environmental Complaints

This photo gallery illustrates some of the environmental quality issues we're asked to investigate. These photos are just a guide - not all of the photos illustrate activities requiring corrective action nor do they illustrate all of the problems we have had to resolve. read on Gallery of Common Environmental Complaints