Environmental Health responds to Public Health Nuisance complaints and works with other County departments in resolving ordinance violations.
Environmental Health is committed to the protection of ground water. We permit and inspect new well construction, sealing of abandoned wells, and the installation of individual on-site sewage treatment systems.
Fact sheets and information from Minnesota Department of Health for disasters (see more)
Onsite Sewage Treatment Program - Septic Systems After a Flood; information from the University of Minnesota:
Information on Flooded Septic Systems
Information on Flooded wells
How to test your water and what does it mean