Environmental Health Home

The Environmental Health Division evaluates and monitors health hazards affecting county residents and visitors.  We enforce Public Health Law and the New York State Sanitary Code. We also oversee the plan review for new facilities we regulate as a health department, and respond to complaints regarding public health.

Environmental Health Permit Fees and Fines can be Paid Here


Cooling Centers

Fact Sheets on Protection of Water Wells

Fluoride in Water

Giant Hogweed Fact Sheet


Measles - letter to Children’s Camp Operator

Measles – Prevent the Spread of Measles at Summer Camp

Mosquitoes and Diseases

Ticks and Lyme Disease

Wild Parsnip Fact Sheet


Food Protection Program

Rabies Program

Public Water Supply and Sewage Program

Community Sanitation Program

  • Temporary Residencies
  • Children's Camps
  • Swimming Pools/Bathing Beaches
  • Campgrounds

Mobile Home Parks

Tanning Program

Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

Indoor Air Quality

  • Clean Indoor Air Act
  • ATUPA (Adolescent Tobacco Use Prevention Act)

Vector Borne Disease Surveillance

  • West Nile Virus
  • EEE


Permit Application   New Downloadable form

Permit Application Instructions

Permit Fee Schedule

Plan Review Fee Schedule



Pay Permit Fees and Fines

Boil Water Information

Boil Water Notices - Frequently Asked Questions for Hospitals and Other Resident Medical Facilities

Boil Water Notices - Frequently Asked Questions for Residents and Homeowners

Boil Water Notices - Fact Sheet and Templates for Public Drinking Water Suppliers

Boil Water Notices - Frequently Asked Questions from Food Service Establishment Operators

Contact Us

 Hours of Operation:
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday - Friday

Phone: 315-798-5064
After-hours Emergency Contact: 315-798-5064
Toll-free in NYS: 1-800-541-0151 ext. 5064
Fax: 315-798-6486
To report a public health emergency, risk, problem or environmental or occupational hazard after hours, call 315-798-5064