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600 E. 4th Street, Chaska MN 55318

Randy Wolf, Director
(952) 361-1820

The Public Health & Environment Division was created as part of the 2009-2010 reorganization combining two former divisions: Public Health and Land & Water Services (LWS).  This new division includes the Public Health, Environmental Services, Land Management, Planning & Water Management departments [the latter two departments were previously Planning & Zoning (P&Z)], and two agencies – Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) and the Community Development Agency (CDA).  The environmental segment of the division is responsible for a wide array of programs and projects relating to land, water, housing, environment, conservation, and economic development.  The environmental departments and agencies along with their respective program areas are shown below.

Public Health 
Marcee Shaughnessy
(952) 361-1329

Promoting and protecting health for all in Carver County

Environmental Services
Mike Lein
(952) 361-1800

Environmental Center, Recycling, Solid Waste, Industrial & Household Hazardous Waste, Feedlots, On-site Sewers, Burning Permits, Ag Inspections, Radon Kits

Land Management (formerly part of P&Z)
Steve Just
(952) 361-1820

Rural Zoning, Subdivision, Building Permits, Ag Permits, Planning Commission, Board of Adjustment

Planning & Water Management (formerly part of P&Z)
Paul Moline
(952) 361-1825

Comprehensive Plan, Water Management Plan, Water Management Rules, Wetlands Conservation Act, Water Quality Report, Quality of Life Report, TMDL

Carver Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD)
Mike Wanous
(952) 466-5230

Landowner Technical Assistance, Conservation Cost Share programs, Construction Site Erosion Control

Community Development Agency (CDA)
Julie Frick
(952) 448-7715

Public Housing, Housing Assistance Programs, Economic Development

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