Holmes County General Health District

Environmental Health Services

Environmental Services Holmes CountyThe Environmental health services division, led by Jon Croup, RS promotes the public's health through surveillance, education, and enformecement programs that identify, prevent and abate the environmental conditions that are threats to the public's health.

The services of this division include enforcement of public health laws and regulations, development of policies and plans to protect the public's health, monitoring the health status of Holmes County to identify and solve community health problems.

Diagnosing and investigating health problems and health hazards in Holmes County. Informing, educating, and empowering Holmes County residents about health issues. Mobilizing community partnerships and action to identify and solve health problems in Holmes County. For information or questions regarding environmental health services, contact Director of Environmental Health, Jon Croup at 330-674-5035 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Departments

Dog bites/Animal bites/Rabies
Environmental Health Staff receive information regarding animal bites, and enforce regulations regarding bites.
Food Program
Environmental Health Staff review plans, conduct inspections, and respond to complaints The Board of Health issues licensees
Landfill
Environmental Health Staff inspect, educate, responds to complaints, and licenses the Holmes County Landfill
Manufactured Home Parks
Licensing and inspection is now handled by Ohio Manufactured Homes Commission. Learn More
Mercury Recycling
Mercury is a toxic metal found in fluorescent light bulbs, thermostats, and some switches.
Nuisance Complaints
Concerns about threats to the publics health are addressed by our sanitarian staff
Open Dumping
The Health District responds to complaints to eliminate open dumping sites
Private Water Wells
Environmental Health Staff inspect and issue permits for new private water wells
Recreational Vehicle Parks and Campgrounds
Environmental Health Staff license and inspect for sanitation, safety, and water management.
Sewage
Environmental Health Staff approve plans, issue permits, conduct inspections, and respond to complaints about failing systems.
Swimming Pools
Environmental Health Staff license, inspect, educate on how to prevent infections at public swimming/bathing sites
Tattoos
Environmental Health Staff and nursing staff together approve plans, issue licenses, conduct inspections, and respond to complaints
Temporary Park/Camp
Environmental Health Staff license and inspect for sanitation, safety, and water management.
 

 

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