John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 12th Floor
421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone (315) 435-6600
The council formulates policy recommendations relating to environmental health issues:
- Provides informed and objective citizen's advice on environmental health issues to the County Executive, County Legislature and Commissioner of Health.
- Develops and helps implement recommendations to maintain and improve air quality, water quality, water supply, water body usage, wastewater treatment, land use, handling and disposal of solid and hazardous waste.
- Is the county's representative to the Finger Lakes-Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance
and is responsible for implementing program water quality protection efforts in County watersheds.
- Reviews and comments on pertinent federal, state and other legislation or regulations of concern or interest to County government.