The Environmental Health Section investigates alleged nuisance complaints and initiates enforcement action against those entities responsible. Typical nuisances addressed by the Health Department include, but are not limited to:
- Failing septic systems
- Sewage leaks
- The keeping of diseased animals which pose a threat to human health
- The creation or maintenance of any condition capable of breeding flies and mosquitoes.
For more information or to report a sanitary nuisance in Columbia County please contact the Florida Department of Health in Columbia County at (386) 758-1058.