Category: DEQ

Email Alerts

DEQ provides email notification of meetings, updates, and new information related to many of its programs, committees, and services. You may add your name to any of the notification lists below. You may unsubscribe at any time. If you have questions concerning this service, contact the Web Team. DEQ Public Participation Alerts DEQ provides an …

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DEQ: Who We Are and What We Do

Who We Are DEQ is the state regulatory agency charged with implementing and enforcing state and federal environmental rules and regulations. The agency is made up of five divisions: Air Quality Drinking Water Environmental Response and Remediation Waste Management and Radiation Control Water Quality Each division administers programs that protect different aspects of Utah’s environment. …

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HeatRisk Initiative Helps You Keep Your Cool When Temps Rise

By Royal Delegge, Guest Blogger DEQ invites guest bloggers to share their thoughts on issues that impact our environment. We appreciate their insights and the opportunity to broaden the conversation with others in the community. Heat is responsible for more deaths in the United States annually than any other weather phenomenon. Given this fact, and …

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New Technical Center Good News for DEQ, the Environment

By Brad Johnson Reliable, science-based information is essential to ensuring the Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) makes the best possible decisions and fulfills its mission to safeguard Utah’s air, land, and water. We use the data we collect to protect and inform the public, verify compliance with regulatory standards, and collaborate with local and …

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Office of Support Services

The Office of Support Services provides budgetary and accounting support services to the Department. Director Craig Silotti (801) 536-4460 | Email Internal Audit Rebecca Troutman, Audit Manager (801) 536-0056 | Email Budget / Financial Reporting / Grants Dale Jorgensen, Manager (801) 536-4465 | Email General Services Diane Hernandez (801) 913-0467 | Email GRAMA Records Management Jenny …

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Office of Planning and Public Affairs

The Office of Planning and Public Affairs (sometimes known as the “Communications Office”) promotes environmental education, planning, pollution prevention, and public affairs. Communications Director Donna Spangler (801) 536-4484 | Email Communications Specialist Jared Mendenhall (801) 536-4482 | Email Policy Analyst/Communications Specialist Christine Osborne (801) 536-4185 | Email Public Information Officer Donna Kemp Spangler (801) 536-4484 | …

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