Environmental Services

Environmental Issues

The Health Department responds to complaints pertaining to air pollution, water pollution and noise control. 

Citizen complaints pertaining to junk, trash and debris are investigated as well as insect and rodent complaints. 

The Health Department staff witnesses soil logs, soil permeability tests and the installation of sewage disposal systems where buildings are beyond the sewer lines.

Radon Tests

Radon kits are available for sale at the health department for measuring the level of radon in your home. Free literature is available at the health department regarding radon testing and remediation.

Septic Systems

The attached provides homeowners with details about septic systems including how they work, how they should be maintained and more helpful information.