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

 

 

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Welcome to the Department of Environmental Program’s web site. Our 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 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
  • Land preservation
  • Natural resource protection
  • Water and Sewer planning  
  • Watershed 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