Friday, August 22, 2014
     

MARION COUNTY

SANITATION/ENVIRONMENTAL

HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Tonya Richards, Director

230 E. Main Street 
P. O. Box 126
Marion, Kansas  66861


Phone: 620-382-2550
FAX: 620-382-8823
 
Office Hours:  8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Duties and Responsibilities of the Sanitation/Environmental Health Department are to provide enforcement of public health laws, regulations, and environmental codes; provide consultation and permits for water wells and sewage disposal; investiation of public health complaints and records maintenance.

Functions include:

Water Screening:  The Marion County Environmental Health Dept. offers water screening for private water supplies.  The water screen includes:  nitrates, coliform bacterial & E.coli bacteria.  The cost for a water screen is $15.00.

Field Inspections:  The Marion County Environmental Health Dept. can conduct field inspections of private water supply and wastewater systems for real estate purchase purposes.  Field inspections evaluate health risks and violations of current atate and/or local regulations.  The cost of a field inspection is $25.00.