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Indiana Department of Environmental Management

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Agency Mission:

To protect human health and the environment while providing permission for safe industrial, agricultural, commercial, and governmental operations vital to a prosperous economy.

Department of Environmental Management

  • Commissioner Thomas W. Easterly
  • GEFP Kirke Willing

Statewide Initiatives:

  • Annual Savings & Efficiencies - Reduction of AWS ($000): $12,144
  • One-Time Savings & Efficiencies - Reduction in Operating Budget ($000): $28,103
  • Headcount:
    • Budget: 902
    • 15-Jan-15: 817
  • Assets ($000)

Agency Metrics:

Quality of Hoosiers' Environment
Result Target Comments
% of Hoosiers that live in counties that meet air quality standards 91% 100% 80% Ozone in LaPorte County; Muncie Lead; Sulfur Dioxide in parts of Daviess, Marion, Morgan, Pike and Vigo Counties.
% of CSO Communities which eliminated or have approved programs to prevent the release of untreated sewage 98.17% 100% 90% 98+9 (107) out of 99+10 (109).
Not Gary and Edinburgh.
% of Hoosiers that receive water from facilities in full compliance with safe drinking water standards 98.99% 99% 95% Turbidity violations at: Jasper, Lowell and Stucker Fork.
Total calendar days accumulated in issuing environmental permits, as determined by state statute
Result Target Statutory
Land 28,300 31,169 34,836 36,670
Air 41,671 45,237 50,559 53,220
Water 30,695 57,808 64,609 68,010
Totals 100,666 134,214 150,004 157,900
Compliance: Total percentage of compliance observations from regulated customers within acceptable compliance standards *
Result Target
Inspections 96.02% 97% 75%
Self reporting 96.52% 99% 95%
Continuous monitoring (COM) 99.85% 99.9% 99.0%

* Tracks observations and not just inspections

Notes:

Head count: 817 verses an OMB goal of 902, includes part time and intermittent

Resources

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