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Environmental Health

The Florida Department of Health in Suwannee County provides a range of Environmental Health Services. Our goal is to keep our environment safe for our community. We do this by offering the following services.

  • Regulation, permitting and inspection of Septic tank systems
  • Regulation and inspection of public swimming pools and public bathing places
  • Regulation and inspection of group care facilities, migrant labor camps, recreational camps and parks, and mobile home parks
  • Regulation and inspection of tanning salons and massage establishments
  • Regulation and inspection of food hygiene service facilities in schools
  • Investigate complaints of sanitary nuisances
  • Investigate cases and outbreaks of food or waterborne diseases
  • Investigate rabies incidents

Fees are charged for regulation, inspection and permitting services.  Please call our Environmental Health Department at (386) 362-2708, Ext. 243 for fee information.

Environmental Health Services are available Monday-Friday. For more information call Mike Mitchell at 386-362-2708, Ext. 245.

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Florida Environmental Public Health Tracking

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Florida Health - Bureau of Onsite Sewage

Florida Health - Healthy Environments

Florida Health - Rabies FAQs

Florida Health - Dog Bite Prevention

CDC - Rabies


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