Environmental Health Complaints

    What types of complaints does the Health Department respond to?

    How can I file a complaint to the Health Department?

    Office of Neighborhood Services handles the following complaints.

    County Nuisances

    Report a nuisance outside the city limits of Columbia or any other incorporated municipality. The County nuisance ordinance applies to weeds, trash, junk, and unlicensed vehicles.

    What information should I include with my complaint?

    • Location of the complaint
    • Owner of the property
    • Date and time
    • Your name and phone number if you would like the Health Department to contact you.