Department of Health & Environment
It is the mission of this Department to protect and preserve the health and environment by providing high quality public health care services and environmental protection services to the people of San Miguel County. The services are delineated in this flowchart.
The Public Health Director oversees all DHE programs and administers women's health services, immunizations, the WIC program, other public health services and public health issues preparedness & response.
The Environmental Health Director administers County regulations with respect to environmental quality and public health, safety, and welfare.
The Environmental Health Specialist conducts routine inspections of food services (restaurants), retail food stores, daycare centers and performs school safety inspections.
On this page you can find private well owner rights, responsibilities and safety information.
Find information about radon and radon monitoring.
The Environmental Health Department administers the permitting of individual sewage disposal systems (septic systems).
Waste & Recycling
Learn about the waste and recycling facilities available in the county.
- Food Safety