The purpose of local environmental health programs is to protect the health,
safety and well being of the public and to preserve the quality of the environment.
Legal authority for local environmental health programs are cited in the California Health and Safety Code, California Code of Regulations Titles 17 and 22, and local ordinances.
Environmental conditions can affect personal and community health. The Environmental Health Division staff strive to protect and promote public health through education and oversight of various programs that are required by law.
If you have any questions please call our office during operating hours: (530) 233-6310