Community Relations

Every day, Community Relations Coordinators work with citizens, public interest groups, and industry to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of environmental programs at the Illinois EPA. Community Relations Coordinator speaks with citizens

The objectives of the Office of Community Relations are to:

  • Ensure the public receives accurate and timely information about Agency activities
  • Offer the public the opportunity to provide input on environmental decisions
  • Foster communication between technical staff and the regulated community, local officials and citizens affected by Agency activities
  • Identify and remove obstacles that interfere with the successful implementation of Agency programs