Septic System Information
The Washington County Environmentalists inspect all residential septic system sites in the county prior to construction and after installation. If you are dealing with a commercial site, State approval must be granted before proceeding. You may call the Health Department for more information.
Document of local Soil Scientists and Engineers - Click Here
Document of Local Installers -Click Here
Site Plan and OSS Design Drawing Form -Click Here
Food Establishment Services
The Washington County Health Department Environmental Health Environmentalist covers all food service establishments in the county. They inspect all food service establishments including food stores, caterers and mobile food service establishments. They also provide consultation for remodeling and new construction of food establishments. In addition to they duties, they investigate consumer complaints of food products and food poisoning.
Food Services Information
The Washington County Health Department Food Specialist covers all food service establishments in the county. The Food Specialist can be contacted Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. at 812/883-5603, Extension 2003 or at times outside of this period by leaving a message at that extension.