Environmental Services

Environmental Services Department works to protect public health, properties, environmental and natural resources through effective management strategies, public education, and engagement with the community in order to create a clean, safe, and green city. It safeguards against pollution through litter prevention and reduction efforts and through improved waste management. Teams are committed to environmental stewardship practices and behaviors through compliance, pollution prevention, sustainability, recycling and reuse. They provide residents with services, technical guidance, and volunteer opportunities to support achievement of City goals.


Keep Fort Worth Beautiful

Keep Fort Worth Beautiful works to educate and engage Fort Worth residents to take responsibility for improving their community environment. Learn more about the program »

Future Planning and Resources


Environmental Master Plan

An environmental master plan is a set of long-range strategies to protect human health and the environment in Fort Worth. Environmental planning guides the city’s programs and services to safeguard community resources and protect human health, safety, and the environment.

The City is developing an Environmental Master Plan to guide and improve environmental programs and services. Your input is needed to create this plan. Learn more »


Solid Waste Comprehensive Plan

The City of Fort Worth's new 2017 – 2037 Comprehensive Solid Waste Management Plan was unanimously approved in Sept. 2017. This plan is a purposeful effort to re-think and re-evaluate the very notion of 'waste' and creates plans to turn today's 'waste' into resources for tomorrow. Learn more »


Business Smart

Join the Business Smart program to become a leader in environmental practices while increasing your bottom line. Going "green" just makes sense for your business, your customers and your city. Learn More »

Environmental Services Quarterly Report


Environmental Services Quarterly Report

The Environmental Services Department strives to be a top performer in compliance with state and federal regulations regarding the environment, public health, and waste management services.

A comprehensive report highlighting key performance indicators and data will be published quarterly.

Download FY2024 Q2 Report(PDF, 8MB)

Divisions in the Environmental Services Department were formerly in the Code Compliance Department. To view data reporting for these divisions prior to FY2024, view the Code Report Archives.