Environmental Health

Purpose Statement


The purpose of the Partnership4Health Environmental Health Service is to evaluate, educate and promote safe environmental practices within the counties and regulated facilities using a consistent, risk-based collaborative approach ensuring a safe and healthy environment for the citizens we serve.

Agency Focus


The Partnership4Health Environmental Services Section is responsible for addressing health and safety requirements for food and beverage, lodging, mobile home parks, campgrounds, swimming pools and youth camps within Otter Tail County, Minnesota. Additional services include:
  • Issuing licenses for regulated establishments
  • Responding to complaints, nuisances and natural disasters
  • Performing outbreak investigations for regulated establishments
  • Sampling and analysis for delegated non-community public water supplies
  • Enforcing county environmental regulations
  • Developing initiatives for continued public health and safety
Below are links to a variety of resources involving many different health topics, such as water and air quality in your county, and resources to protect you from other public health hazards.

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