The Environmental Protection Program manages dynamic environmental issues
pertaining to the airport operations and surrounding areas, including storm
water pollution prevention, hazardous waste and emergency response, air quality
and industrial hygiene, environmental assessment and construction monitoring,
site remediation, solid waste management and recycling, vector control, wildlife
preservation, and airport/tenant regulatory compliance assistance.
To lead the airport industry in the development and implementation of comprehensive
environmental programs and practices designed to ensure a safe operating environment
throughout the airport and the surrounding communities.
The department's key responsibilities are to ensure compliance with all environmental
laws and regulations; responsibly manage environmental issues pertaining to the
airport operations and its potential impacts to surrounding areas; protect and promote
the natural resources within the Airport Authority's jurisdiction; and disseminate