The Environmental Programs Division is made up of two Departments (Environmental Health and Environmental Protection).
Environmental Health oversees the protection and safe handling of food products, food recall notifications, vector surveillance, permitting and inspection of private sewage disposal systems, private water wells and geothermal wells, as well as tanning, body art and general nuisance education.
Environmental Protection oversees the compliance of landfills located within the County, illegal dumping and burning complaints, as well as air quality, pollution prevention and recycling.
Our services are located under the “Environmental Health” tab at the top of the page. For more information contact our office, Monday through Friday, 8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. at (618) 233-7769.