Environmental Health

Environmental Health Services provides investigation and enforcement for a variety of environmental health concerns and supplies the public with preventative information through media releases, pamphlets, training sessions, and public speakers.

"Healthy Citizens in a Healthy Environment through Education and Enforcement."

Permit application processing within Environmental Health Services will end at 4:30 p.m.  

This includes, but is not limited to burning permits, temporary food permits, pool operator permits, well and septic permits, etc. Permits can be applied for between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. This does not apply to picking up permits that have previously been approved.

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