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Sanitary Nuisances

New River Community Health Care Center and the Florida Department of Health in Union County

Program Description 

The Environmental Health Department investigates alleged nuisance complaints and initiates enforcement action against those entities responsible. Typical nuisances addressed by the health department include, but are not limited to, failing septic systems, sewage leaks, the keeping of diseased animals which pose a threat to human health, and the creation, maintenance, or acusing of any condition capable of breeding flies and mosquitoes.

Please report complaints to the Environmental Health Office at 386-496-3211

Restaurant complaints may be filed online with the Department of Business and Professional Regulations.