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Office of Environmental Enforcement

298 Broadcast Dr.
Spartanburg, SC 29303

8:00 - 4:30
Monday - Friday

Department Head:
James Nelson II
(864) 596-3582 (Phone)
(864) 596-3007 (Fax)


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Office of Environmental Enforcement

Mission Statement
Enforce Spartanburg County ordinances and South Carolina law pertaining to animal control and litter control, and Property Maintenance issues. Inspects private and public property for violations of litter, illegal dumping, dilapidated or unsafe unsanitary structures both commercial and residential, overgrown properties, condemns structures as needed. Tags and removes derelict vehicles, Investigates cruelty to animals, animals roaming at large, rabies tags/license violations, trap or tranquilizes abandoned dangerous, vicious, nuisance animals, impounds stray unwanted animals and animals that must be quarantined. Enforce traffic laws that pertain to transporting litter and solid waste. Investigate complaints of illegal construction and demolition dumpsites, damage to roads or rights of way, dumping of raw sewage and pollution violations, collect evidence and issue county summons and state tickets for violations, obtain and serve search and seizure warrants, write reports, testify and prosecute cases in court. Implement and keep records for County Adopt A Road Program.

Annual Budget
Annual operating budget for the Office of Environmental Enforcement.

Departmental Topics
Fax: 864-596-3007
Mailing Address: Spartanburg County Environmental Enforcement Department
298 Broadcast Drive
Spartanburg, SC 29303