Environmental Health

The Anson County Environmental Health Division is part of the Anson County Health Department.

Services that Environmental Health are responsible for:

  • Child Care
  • Food
  • Institutional Sanitation
  • Lead Poisoning Prevention
  • Lodging
  • Onsite Water Protection
  • School Sanitation
  • Tattoos and Swimming Pool Sanitation


Our mission in conjunction with the Division of Public Health is to safeguard life, promote human health and protect the environment through the practice of modern environmental health science, the use of technology, rules, and public education. We are a regulatory body that enforces the North Carolina General Statutes, including:

  • Drinking water
  • Food and lodging
  • On-site wastewater
  • Solid waste
  • Vectors

Environmental Health Staff
Lynne Ezzell - 704-694-4681 for Food & Lodging

Environmental Health job responsibilities require our staff to work in the field the majority of the time. The Operation Hours for Environmental Health are from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., each day county offices are open. Office hours are 8:30am to 9:30 each day.  Voice messages left are returned daily. 

Public Health Inspections

The following link will contains information about public health inspections throughout Anson County: 

Public Health Inspections Information