Thomas R. Hersey, Jr., Commissioner of Environment & Planning

Thomas R. Hersey, Jr., Commissioner of Environment & Planning

The Department of Environment and Planning leads the County's economic development efforts, oversees environmental compliance, collaborates on local and regional planning, provides digital mapping services, and provides wastewaster treatment services in seven sewer districts across the county.

What's Happening in Environment & Planning


Town of Concord Begins Planning for the Future


A public information meeting to discuss the Town of Concord Comprehensive Plan Update is scheduled for Wednesday June 28th - 6:00 P.M in the Concord Town Hall

The purpose of this informational meeting is to...


County Executive Poloncarz recently released his administration’s latest economic development plan to stimulate new growth and promote inclusivity. The plan, titled...

Family Fishing Day

Family Fishing Days 2017 at Broderick Park – Saturday, June 24th and Sunday, June 25th from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. Join us for our 9th annual Family Fishing Days where there will be food, fun & games! There will also be fishing contests and learn to fish demonstrations. This event is free to the public.


Join us for the annual

Erie County DEP & NY Department of State Division of Local Government Services

Training for Local Government


This year's training will take...