Environmental Quality Staff and Contact Information

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Weekdays, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm:
(512) 854-9383

Environmental Hot Line:
(512) 854-4400

David Peyton david.peyton@traviscountytx.gov  Environmental Project Manager, Storm Water
Keith Coburn keith.coburn@traviscountytx.gov  Environmental Project Manager, Recycling & Compliance
Adele Noel adele.noel@traviscountytx.gov  Environmental Project Manager, Air Quality
Emily Ackland emily.ackland@traviscountytx.gov Environmental Quality Program Manager
Jon White jon.white@traviscountytx.gov  Natural Resources/Environmental Quality Division Director


We partner within TNR with the Development Services Division and the Public Works Division, to ensure timely and complete environmental review of county-funded and private development projects. 

We also collaborate on specific cases, and dependent on the jurisdictional area, with the Travis County Attorney’s Office Enforcement Division, Travis County Emergency Services’Hazardous Materials Coordinator,  Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services’ Environmental and Consumer Health Unit, City of Austin Watershed Protection Division, Texas Agrilife Extension Office, Capital Area Council of Government (CAPCOG), the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA), TexasCommission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), and our many municipalities within Travis County.

Our program is also supported through our memberships with the Travis County Dumping Committee, Regional Environmental Task Force, Central Texas Land and Water Sustainability Forum (CTL WSF) , Regional Water Quality Plan Work Group (RWQP) and Keep Austin Beautiful (KAB).