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.

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
Septic Systems
(On-Site Water Protection)
Healthy Homes
Asthma, Lead Poisoning Prevention, RRP Training
Swimming Pools & Spas
Body Art
(Tattoo Artists/Facilities)
(Private Drinking Water Wells)
Environmental Health Laboratory

Have a complaint?
Fill out the form, save it, then fax or email it.
(Fax & email information at the top of this page and on the form)



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