N.Y.S. D.E.C. Endorsed 4 Hour Erosion & Sediment Control Required Training will be held November 8, 2017 at Chili Town Hall. The deadline to register is November 1, 2017. Upon completion of the course, each participant will receive a NYS DEC Stormwater Training Number on a certificate and wallet card good for 3 years. There is a $100.00 fee for non stormwater coalition members due October 2nd. Click here for more information.

In collaboration with the NYS DEC and the municipalities of Monroe County, we conduct construction site inspections and respond to citizens’ complaints in Monroe County for compliance with Phase II regulations for the State Pollution Discharge Elimination System (SPDES).

The Summer 2017 Edition of the Monroe County Soil and Water Conservation District Newsletter, Conservation Connection is now available. Check out our Newsletter to find out which team took first place in the County Envirothon Competition, how to care for your lawn this summer in a chemical-free way and more!

Did you see dead fish floating in your pond last spring? One of the most common causes for a fish kill is not polluted water, but a lack of dissolved oxygen. A “winter fish kill” is a common occurrence during long winters where heavy snow covers the ice of a pond. Visit our pond page to learn more!

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Contact Us:
Our address is:
145 Paul Road
Building #5
Rochester, NY 14624

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm
Phone: 585-753-7380
Fax: 585-753-7374

Staff emails:
Kelly Emerick: kellyemerick@monroecounty.gov
Karen Ervay: karenervay@monroecounty.gov

Josh LaFountain: joshlafountain@monroecounty.gov
Jeremy Paris: jeremyparis@monroecounty.gov
Molly Swearingen: mollyswearingen@monroecounty.gov


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From I-390, exit on Scottsville Rd and head south. Paul Road is approximately 2 miles from I-390 on the right side of the road. Turn right on Paul Road, and the Monroe County Fleet Center is 1/2 mile down on the right. Once turning right, enter the County Fleet Center on your left. Building 5 will be on your right. To find directions from your location click here.

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