Recycle Tip! Cut up cardboard boxes and old carpet remnants work well as weed barriers. Even difficult weeds - nutgrass, bindweed and thistle - can't grow through carpet.
The Environmental Programs Section is responsible for the coordination, implementation and enforcement of environmental programs for the City. The Section oversees air quality, recycling and trash collection, water conservation, and stormwater pollution management. If you have any questions about the programs please contact the environmental programs coordinator at 760-625-1815.
Our mission is:
To preserve and improve the City of Indio’s natural environment for present and future generations; taking into account environmental, social and economic principles of sustainable development.
Our vision is:
- To be a powerful agent for change, both in attitudes to the environment and in actions of environmental protection; and
- To promote the City of Indio’s mission while maintaining the values of environmental stewardship in compliance with State environmental laws.
Click on the links below to learn more about environmental programs offered by the City: