Environmental Services

The Environmental Services Department is responsible for administering plans and ordinances relating to planning and zoning, solid waste management, comprehensive local water planning, feedlot management and aquatic invasive species management. In addition to these local controls, the Environmental Services Department is also responsible for permitting and enforcement programs of the State’s individual septic treatment system program, Wetland Conservation Act, Buffer laws, and the feedlot program. The department’s overall mission in administering these programs is to protect the public’s health, safety and welfare.

Big Stone Lake from Ortonville with Trees

Our office is on the main floor to the right of the elevators.

Contact Us                                                                 Hours
20 SE Second St                                                 Monday-Friday
Suite 105                                                               8a.m.- 4 p.m.
Ortonville, MN 56278 

Phone: (320) 839-6376 
Fax: (320) 839-6370 

Darren Wilke                                           Ronda Maas                                             Danny Tuckett
Environmental Director                         Deputy Environmental Director           Environmental Technician
Darren.wilke@bigstonecounty.gov    Ronda.maas@bigstonecounty.gov    Danny.tuckett@bigstonecounty.gov