PLEASE NOTE: Effective July 20, 2020, the Department of Public Health office at 1650 Boone’s Lick Road will close for several months to enable building improvements. The department is now operating at a temporary facility, located at 1551 Wall St., in St. Charles. For assistance with department programs, please call 636-949-7400 or utilize online services.
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To ensure safe practices for consumers, environmental health practitioners regulate day care centers, lodging facilities, fitness and body art studios, tanning centers, and aquatic facilities; review and investigate consumer complaints; and institute corrective actions for recognized public hazards in the marketplace.
Please click on the links below to learn more about the services provided through the Consumer Protection Program. If you need additional information or have specific questions/concerns, please call us at 636-949-1800.
The fitness center safety program monitors the cleanliness of health facilities throughout St. Charles County, monitoring the sanitation of equipment, locker rooms and shower facilities to verify safe and sanitary operations.
The division teams with department staff to ensure public health and well-being during times of emergency by monitoring food outbreaks, assisting with clean-up and recovery efforts and monitoring the safety of natural resources in our community.