Environmental Health

Clear Creek County Environmental Health

Our Mission

To promote, protect and improve the lifelong health of individuals and communities in Clear Creek County through the effective use of data, evidence-based prevention strategies, leadership, advocacy, partnership and the pursuit of health equity.

Our Programs

Our department is split up into two main areas of focus: Environmental Protection and Consumer Protection. Below is a breakdown of which area of environmental health each program covers.

Environmental Protection Program

  • On-site Wastewater Treatment System
  • Environmental Crimes Response
  • Water Quality
  • Community Development Referrals
  • Zoonotic Diseases (Rabies, Plague, etc)
  • Communicable Diseases 

Consumer Protection Program

Our Consumer Protection Program is managed by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. If you have questions regarding Retail Food Establishment inspections, School inspections, Childcare inspections or Plan Reviews please contact:  

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Environmental Health and Sustainability Division
Phone: (303) 692-3645 -- press "1" once at the phone menu
Email: the Environmental Health and Sustainability Division