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Environmental Health

The Environmental Health Department provides a variety of services in Carroll & Crawford Counties.

Carroll and Crawford County Services include:

  • Free Private Well Testing through Grants To Counties
  • Well Plugging Program through Grants To Counties 
  • Private Well Permitting  
  • Private Septic System Permitting
  • Pool and Spa Inspections
  • Tanning Bed Inspections
  • Tattoo Establishment Inspections
  • Time of Transfer Requirements for Septic Systems  
  • Air Quality Issues-Radon, Carbon Monoxide, Mold 
  • Emergency Preparedness Coalition
  • Other Public Health Complaint (non-food related) Investigations.

Food inspection services that were once provided by the county office are handled by the State Department of Inspections and Appeals for Carroll, Crawford, and Greene Counties.


Environmental Ordinances & Regulations

Carroll County Environmental Health Ordinance #3

Jurisdiction of Local Boards of Health (Iowa Code Chapter 455B.172)

Chapter 137 Code of Iowa

Environmental Health
114 E. 6th St.
Carroll, Iowa 51401

The Environmental Health Office is located in the basement of the courthouse.

Phone: 712-792-9532
Cell: 712-830-1018
Fax: 712-792-9537

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Our work often means we are not always in the office.  Please call before traveling to the office in Carroll.

Carey Kersey