Department Info & Links


Ronald L. Novak, Director –
Debra Malone, Chief Engineer –


Engineers write permits, perform inspections, enforce regulations, and take complaints pertaining to major industrial air pollution sources.
Thomas Nyhan, Engineer –


Lake County achieves attainment with EPA’s standard for sulfur dioxide. For further information, go to the following link: Indiana Department of Environmental Management

Special Programs

There are no special programs at this time.