Environmental Health

Contact Us

  • Phone: 970-328-8755
    Fax: 970-328-8788

    Environmental Health
    P.O. Box 179
    500 Broadway
    Eagle, CO 81631-0179 


Environmental Health

Environmental Health works to protect Eagle County's citizens and visitors by assessing environmental risks and providing effective service and education programs. Program areas include on-site wastewater treatment, consumer protection, code enforcement, and land use review.

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Department News

5/27/2016 - Colorado communities to push for state, federal climate action
Vail and Eagle County have joined with seven other Colorado communities to push for more action to tackle climate change at the state and federal levels through the newly formed Colorado Communities for Climate Action.... Read More
4/29/2016 - County completes communitywide energy inventory
A recently completed energy inventory of Eagle County illustrates several opportunities for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and energy costs across the community.... Read More



Retail Food

Environmental Health licenses and inspects retail food establishments. We review plans for new or remodeled retail food establishments. Food safety education is also provided.

Septic Systems
Environmental Health reviews engineered designs for on-site wastewater treatment systems (OWTS) and issues OWTS permits for construction and repairs. We also license OWTS contractors and cleaners.

Code Enforcement investigates complaints regarding zoning, building and environmental issues in unincorporated Eagle County.