IN THE NEWS:
Stormwater: Educational information to reduce/elimate pollution in stormwater runoff -- petwaste, fertilizer, pesticides, herbicides, impervious cover, and the impacts of illicit discharges.
ESSEX HEALTH DEPT Links:
Nuisance/Distressed Dogs (contact the Essex Animal Control Officer 860-388-7082)
Nuisance/Distressed Wildlife (racoon,coyote,opossum, etc) contact DEEP Dispatch at 860-424-3333
ESSEX HEALTH DEPT:
Healthy People in a Healthy Community is the goal for the Essex Health Department. We are committed to providing essential local public health services and programs through on-going education, prevention of diseases, investigation of health problems, monitoring and advocacy. We investigate complaints concerning environmental conditions and violations of the Public Health Code and take appropriate enforcement action.
As you travel through this site you will find information on our services, health articles, applications for permits, a section to register complaints, and information on recent health issues.
We are happy to respond to inquiries, comments, or suggestions for new programs that will improve our community's health and safety.