www.co.worcester.md.us

Environmental Programs

Worcester County Government Center
1 West Market St. Room 1306
Snow Hill, MD 21863

Phone: (410) 632-1220
Fax: (410) 632-2012

Isle of Wight Center
13070 St. Martins Neck Road
Bishopville, MD 21813

Phone: (410) 352-3057

 

 

Welcome to the Department of Environmental Program’s web site. The Department has two locations to serve you. The main office is located in Snow Hill. Hours of operation are Monday - Friday 8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m. If you need assistance please feel free to call (410) 632-1220. The satellite office is located at the Isle of Wight Center. The hours of operation are Monday - Friday 7:30a.m. - 4:00 p.m. If you need assistance please feel free to call (410) 352-3057.

The Department and its divisions have complimentary areas of focus, have responsibility for implementing and enforcing a wide variety of regulations and programs primarily pertaining to environmental and natural resource management for land use activities.  These programs include:

  • Bay Restoration Fund grant program
  • Beach monitoring
  • Campgrounds and mobile home parks
  • Community hygiene
  • EDU transfers
  • Gas and plumbing inspection and plan review
  • Sanitary Service Area expansions
  • Sediment and erosion control
  • Shared Facilities
  • Shoreline construction (see resources below for application)
  • Sludge application
  • Stormwater management
  • Transient non-community water systems
  • Wastewater haulers
  • Well and septic

 

Additional programs for which the Department is responsible include:

  • Forest Conservation
  • The Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Critical Areas
  • Farmland preservation
  • Natural resource protection
  • Water and Sewer planning  

 

The Department is divided into a series of Divisions/Services:

  • Environmental Programs
  • Land Preservation and Environmental Planning
  • Natural Resources
  • Plumbing and Gas

Resources

Department Administration

Robert Mitchell, LEHS, REHS

Director of Environmental Programs
bmitchell@co.worcester.md.us

Worcester County Government Center
1 West Market St. Room 1306
Snow Hill, MD 21863

Phone: (410) 632-1220
Fax: (410) 632-2012

David M. Bradford, Jr.

Deputy Director of Environmental Programs
dbradford@co.worcester.md.us

Dept. of Environmental Programs
Worcester County Government Center
1 West Market St. Room 1306
Snow Hill, MD 21863

Phone: (410) 632-1220  x1143
Fax: (410) 632-2012