Before cleanup

Mission Statement

The Environmental Enforcement Division investigates environmental issues in response to complaints filed by citizens about various conditions and activities within their neighborhoods, while also enforcing codes and regulations protecting the environment and quality of life in Escambia County. The division also issues warnings, stop work orders and notices of noncompliance after incidents are processed and investigated thoroughly.

FY 2017-2018 Accomplishments

  • Responded to more than 6,753 environmental code enforcement complaints.
  • Assisted more than 13,506 customers.
  • Completed 317 demolitions and lot abatements.
  • Removed 563 tons of trash and litter.
  • Participated in 12 clean sweeps throughout the county.
  • Removed 1,255 illegal dump sites.


Complaints responded to


Customers assisted


Illegal dump sites removed