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3.13.010 Purpose.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 163823 and 168321, effective December 30, 1994.) The purpose of this Chapter is to describe the organization, and mission of the Bureau of Environmental Services. This Bureau of Environmental Service, created by Ordinance in 1983, is committed to the proper management, protection, and where practicable enhancement of our natural resources.