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Environmental Health Assessment


Provides public health services in programs that respond to concerns dealing with the indoor and outdoor environment.

Adolescent Tobacco Use Prevention Act:
• Tobacco retailer compliance checks to ensure that they are not
selling to minors
• Enforcement of the self-service display ban (includes vending machines)

Environmental Exposure Response
• Toxic and hazardous substance site surveillance
• Hazardous spill response
• Environmental radiation investigations

Incinerator Monitoring
• Sampling of soils at sites associated with the Waste to Energy Facility
• Testing of soils and ash for metals and organics
• Review of stack testing reports and compliance reports

Indoor Air
• Indoor air complaint investigations
• Mold, asbestos, odors, general indoor air quality

New York State Clean Indoor Air Act
• New York State Clean Indoor Air Act enforcement (smoking in public
buildings and work places)
• Smoking in restaurants and bars is regulated by the Food Protection program

• Radon surveillance and investigations
• Information on testing homes for radon
• List of state certified radon mitigation contractors

Eligibility: Onondaga County residents

Application Process: Call for information and services

Required Documentation: Call for required documentation

Fees: Fees charged for some services; call for details

Onondaga County

Onondaga County Health Department

Provides a variety of programs and services designed to protect and improve the health of all Onondaga County residents.

421 Montgomery Street
Syracuse NY 13202

Website: www.ongov.net/health

Hours: Administrative hours: Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 4:30 PM
Program hours: Vary; call for details

Disabled: Fully Accessible


Environmental Health Assessment:
Radon Test Kits:
Healthy Neighborhoods:

Website: www.ongov.net/health/env

421 Montgomery Street
Syracuse NY 13202


Administrative hours: Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 4:30 PM
Program hours: Vary
call for details

Disabilities Access

Fully Accessible

This program is offered at these sites:

Animal Disease Control & Environmental Health Field Office

Main Address:

4170 State Route 31

Clay NY 13041

Animal Disease Control:
Environmental Health Assessment:

Civic Center, 12th Floor

Main Address:

421 Montgomery Street

Syracuse NY 13202

Weights and Measures:
Healthy Neighborhood Program:
Residential & Recreational Facilities:
Food Protection / Restaurant Inspections:

Healthy Home Checklist