Message from DEQ
March 25, 2020
DEQ's offices remain open across the state. Although some of our staff may be teleworking from remote locations, the department remains committed to ensuring that all department responsibilities and functions are carried out timely and within regulatory requirements. However, due to recent circumstances there will be some adjustments to ...
DEQ supports improved safety features in new school buses
Nov. 7, 2019
The funding WDEQ provides through its School Bus Replacement Program allows school districts the flexibility to include the latest safety features in their new buses. Those include seatbelts for every passenger.
DEQ protects students and the environment through the School Bus Replacement Program
Nov. 4, 2019
The WDEQ created the School Bus Replacement Program in 2016 and has helped replace 92 school buses with about $2.1 million in grant money. The program helps districts buy new buses and helps improve student safety.
Gilbreth named DEQ Employee of the Year
April 25, 2019
On Tuesday, April 23, 2019, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) honored several employees who have given dedicated service to the department and the State of Wyoming.
DEQ releases State of the Environment Report
April 22, 2019
In recognition of Earth Day, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has released Wyoming's State of the Environment Report for 2018...
DEQ and USEPA enter into an Agreement to establish procedures and policies for administration of Wyoming's self-audit law
Oct. 26, 2018
Today, October 26, 2018, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (Agreement) to establish procedures and policies for administration of the Wyoming Audit Privilege and Immunity Law (self-audit law).
UPDATED: DEQ assists Cheyenne in replacing two city buses for before-and-after school program.
Oct. 15, 2018
DEQ and the City of Cheyenne showcased two new buses today which will be used for student transportation for the Latchkey program
DEQ Compliance Advisory Panel to meet in Casper
June 19, 2018
The panel will be meeting to discuss the First Quarter Environmental Stewardship Program Award, Air Quality Division updates, and a roundtable discussion on the development of CAP work products as they relate to rulemaking and comments.
Laramie auto repair shop receives Environmental Stewardship Award
April 25, 2018
The award is given to companies that are nominated by DEQ staff for voluntary efforts to reduce environmental impacts while conducting business. VDR Foreign Auto was chosen by the Wyoming Compliance Advisory Panel for this award.
Compliance Advisory Panel to meet
March 27, 2018
Topics for discussion include the nomination and selection of the Environmental Stewardship Program Quarterly Winner, future of the CAP program, Air Quality Division rule updates, and Regional CAP development.