Central Regional Office

The Field Services - Central Regional Office provides investigative, logistical and
limited analytical support for the major MDEQ regulatory programs for central Mississippi.

Location

The Central Regional Office(CRO) is located in Pearl, Mississippi in Rankin County. Counties served by the CRO include:


Adams
Amite
Attala
Claiborne
Clarke
Copiah
Franklin
Hinds
Holmes
Humphreys
Issaquena
Jasper


Jefferson
Kemper
Lauderdale
Leake
Lincoln
Madison
Neshoba
Newton
Noxubee
Pike
Rankin
Scott


Sharkey
Simpson
Smith
Warren
Wilkinson
Winston
Yazoo

Services
Closer contact with pollution sources and the affected population allows the staff of these offices to better respond to public needs such as:
  • inspections
  • routine air and water monitoring
  • investigation of fish kills
  • spills and accidents involving oil or hazardous materials
  • coordination with the state civil defense on national disasters
  • other emergency services during incidents involving substances dangerous to lives and property.

Address and Directions

Central Regional Office
1542 A Old Whitfield Road
Pearl, MS 39208

Take I-20 east from Jackson to exit 52 (Jackson International Airport exit) and continue south on Hwy 475 to the first right, which is Old Whitfield road. Go about 2 miles and we will be in the curve just before the MS State Fire Academy.

Contact
For more general information about or from the Field Services Central Regional Office staff, click here.