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Sanitary Nuisances

Florida Department of Health in Columbia County Environmental Health

  •   386-758-1058
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    Mailing Address

    217 NE Franklin Street 

    Lake City, FL 32055

Program Description 

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.