Mission Statement: For the protection of the environment and the public health of the citizens of Grand Prairie and in cooperation with other agencies, the Environmental Services Department provides proactive programs in a prompt, courteous and helpful manner in order to promote animal welfare, disease prevention, personal health and safety, and environmental quality.
Environmental Services News and Information
The recent positive Ebola diagnosis in Dallas does not represent an increased risk to Grand Prairie residents... Read more about the Ebola situation.
The City is hosting a Fish Creek clean up event on December 13th, 10 am to 1 pm! Volunteers are needed! A free t-shirt and lunch will be provided to participants! Learn more here.
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the annual health campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Click here to learn more.
Take Care of Texas and Samsung Austin Semiconductor invite K-5 students in Texas to submit artwork. Winners will receive a Samsung laptop or Samsung tablet. Learn more here.
Elevated air pollution could mean your kids have to play inside. Help improve air quality by doing something to reduce emissions. Learn more at www.airnorthtexas.org.
Get Fit Grand Prairie is a wellness initiative that focuses on decreasing childhood obesity and increasing the health of all residents. Click here to learn more!
Do you own or work at a restaurant? If so, watch this video to learn how your facility may be contributing to stormwater pollution and what you can do to prevent it.
Prairie Paws needs donations: rawhide chews, dog treats, canned puppy/kitten food, pet toys, blankets, towels, rugs, blue Dawn, bleach, paper towels, and newspaper. Contact information.