PLEASE NOTE: The Department of Public Health has returned to its 1650 Boone's Lick Road office and is now open for appointments and public services.
For assistance with department programs, please call 636-949-7400.
Those with COVID-19 symptoms and/or known exposure to someone diagnosed with COVID-19 within the past 14 days should remain at home. The public is strongly encouraged to continue accessing County Government services by phone, email and online when available.
We hope that you will remain healthy and safe, and we thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
The Division of Environmental Health and Protection monitors organizations that affect the health and safety of consumers and works to preserve, protect and promote our community's natural resources. In collaboration with local, state and federal agencies, the division:
Partners with food preparation facilities, local lodging establishments, day care centers, body art studios, solid waste management, public swimming and fitness centers and tanning businesses to ensure safe practices.
Consults with businesses in these regulated industries to review and investigate consumer complaints and to institute corrective actions for public hazards in the marketplace.
Provides appropriate treatment to reduce health risks from disease-carrying insects and other creatures.
Processes a wide variety of recyclable materials at little or no cost to residents.
Monitors the quality and availability of natural resources.
Please use our online portal to Submit a Complaint or call the Division of Environmental Health and Protection at 636-949-1800 if you have concerns with any of the issues listed above. Although the division may not have direct oversight over the issue, we will direct you to the appropriate agency whenever possible.
Consultation and routine inspection of area food service providers... More
Taking steps to "Block the Bite" of nuisance mosquitoes... More
Collecting and processing recyclables for St. Charles County residents... More
Training and programs for service providers and the community... More
License and review of St. Charles County lodging establishments... More