Environmental Services

  • DPS employees smile in the office.

    Our mission

    The mission of Environmental Services is to promote sound environmental practices that ensure a safe and healthy environment for the staff and students of Denver Public Schools. We facilitate compliance with state and federal environmental regulations by communicating and coordinating compliance activities with schools and supporting departments.

    Program responsibilities

    Asbestos Management

    • AHERA Plans
    • Annual AHERA Notice
    • Abatement for all construction and maintenance

    Hazardous & Universal Waste Management

    • Lamp/Ballast/Battery Recycling (PCBs)

    Indoor Air Quality

    • Complaint Investigation
    • Mold Concerns
    • Radon Testing/Remediation

    Lead-Based Paint Management

    Water Quality

    Vector Control

    • Pigeon, Bat Deterrents and Remediation

    Underground Storage Tank (UST) Management