DIVISION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

DIVISION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

 
General Information
Description of ServiceResponsible for protecting the community from adverse health effects that may result from environmental pollution, unsanitary conditions or unsafe practices. Activities include backflow prevention, inspection and regulation of public beaches and swimming pools, information on beach openings and closings, inspections and monitoring of children's summer camps, demolition permits, monitors the quality of drinking water, conducts hearings on alleged violations of Public Health Laws, inspects food service establishments and investigates foodborne disease outbreaks, provides training for food service managers, responds to complaints regarding dog waste, garbage overflowing sewage and bird feeding, responds to heating complaints, regulates the removal or abandonment of fuel oil tanks, tests for lead exposure, investigates reports of animal bites and rodent complaints, inspects sewer connections/closures, controls the spread of mosquitoes, and inspects and provides sanitary control over motels and hotels. Call for more information.For recorded information on beach openings/closings in Nassau County call (516)227-9000.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaNassau
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-4:45pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 200 County Seat Drive
Physical Site City, State, Zip Mineola, NY 11501
Mailing Address 1 200 County Seat Drive
Mailing City, State, Zip Mineola, NY 11501
Main Phone (516)227-9723
Emergency/After Hours Phone (516)742-6154 (After Hours/Weekends/Emergencies)
Other Phone (516)227-9697
Web Address www.nassaucountyny.gov/1652/Health-Department
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJun18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH-DIVISION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
Affiliated Program: DIVISION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
This Service: DIVISION OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Backflow Contamination Prevention (TE-8935.9300-150)
Beach Closures/Water Contact Advisories (JR-8000.6400-100)
Hazardous Waste Control (JD-6500.1800-300)
Mosquito Control (JP-6500.6500-500)
Pest Control Services (JP-6500.6500)
Pool Sanitation (JP-6500.6630)
Public Health (JP)
Restaurant/Food Sanitation (JP-6500.7000)
Water Quality Information/Reporting (JD-6500.9500-930)