The Public Works Department is committed to sustainability, natural resource conservation, and environmental wellness. The department has initiated several programs with these goals in mind.
Located on the left of the page is a list of Public Works Environmental initiatives, which are managed by the City's Environmental Coordinator. Each of these programs focuses on three areas Public Works considers departmental goals geared towards promoting and achieving environmental wellness.
These goals are:
Energy conservation and reduced consumption
Minimizing waste and pollution prevention
Water conservation and protecting natural resources
Southlake's Environmental Coordinator also hosts public education events. Pictured below, our Environmental Coordinator and other Public Works staff are teaching some local students about the different types stormwater.