Our Mission is to protect and enhance public health and the environment.

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ADEQ’s Community Liaison Program brings advocacy and service to rural Arizona by placing knowledgeable and helpful staff where they can be closer to the communities they serve and have more frequent, direct contact with customers. State ADEQ’s Web site:

Byron Byron James is the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality’s Northeast Arizona Community Liaison, based in St. Johns. He has represented ADEQ in  Apache, Navajo, Gila, Graham and Greenlee counties since the year 2000, providing outreach and assistance to customers of the agency. Prior to that time, Byron managed the Superfund Programs and Solid Waste sections at ADEQ, and has been with the agency since 1992. Byron grew up in Prescott and is a graduate of Northern Arizona University.
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 2129
St. Johns, Arizona 85936
Office Location
Apache County Annex Building
75 W. Cleveland Ave. 2nd Floor
Phone: (928) 337-3565
Fax: (928) 337-5028
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