Sheriff’s Office


Public Notice & Comment: Quality Manufacturing Corp. (Title V Permit/Draft)

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

The following Title V Air Operating Permits have been placed on public notice to receive comments prior to issuance. Title V Air Operating Permits in draft stat…

No Idle Campaign

Monday, July 28, 2014

Polk County Public Works, Air Quality Division invites Public & Private Schools to be part of our No Idling Campaign. The exhaust from idling vehicles and s…

4th of July Fireworks Displays May Impact Air Quality

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Each year we celebrate our national birthday with colorful bursts of black powder - fireworks displays are a spectacular and traditional method of celebrating I…

Procedure for managing municipal wood debris, flood debris & trees and tree trimmings:

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

The following guidelines and recommendations are intended for municipalities that are accumulating wood debris, flood debris, trees and tree trimmings. Alternat…

Lawn Mower Exchange Program-Ended 5/21/14

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

As of 5/21/14 - The Lawn Mower Exchange Program (LMEP) has ended, we would like to take this opportunity to thank the citizens of Polk County for their outpouri…

Board of Supervisors Establishes 2014 Public Works Fee Schedule

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

On December 17, 2013 the Board of Supervisors established the 2014 Public Works Department fee schedule effective January 1, 2014.  Each year the Public Works D…

Board of Supervisors Approves Air Quality Regulations

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

On July 30, 2013, the Board of Supervisors approved the proposed rules modifying the Polk County Board of Health Rules & Regulations Chapter V -Air Pollutio…

Your Local Air Quality - AirNow

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

AIRNOW offers daily air quality forecasts, as well as real-time conditions, for over 300 cities across the country

American Lung Associations's State of the Air Report- 2013(4/24/2013)

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Thanks to the Clean Air Act, the United States continues to make progress providing healthier air. The State of the Air 2013 report looks at levels of ozone and…

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