Environmental Health

2818 Neuse Boulevard
New Bern, NC 28561
Environmental Health Director:
Ray G. Silverthorne, Jr., REHS
Phone: (252) 636-4936
Fax: (252) 636-1474

Environmental Health Mission Statement

"To safeguard life, promote human health, and protect the environment through the practice of modern environmental health science, the use of technology, rules, public education, and above all, dedication to the public trust."

Environmental Health provides education, surveillance and enforcement of state laws and rules and county ordinances.

Notice to Swimming Pool Operators
Regarding Pool Drain Safety Compliance Data


Drinking Water Wells - After a Flood

Flooded Homes

2015-16 Environmental Health Annual Report

2014-15 Environmental Health Annual Report

We accept cash, checks, credit card and debit card payments for services.
(A service fee of $1.95 for credit and $1.00 for debit payments will charged.)


Animal/Rabies Management Food, Lodging and Institutions
On-Site Wastewater Healthy Homes
Asthma, Lead Poisoning Prevention, RRP Training
Indoor Air Quality Environmental Health Education
Private Drinking Water Wells Environmental Health Laboratory



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