The Cortland County Environmental Health Division is a county agency that is committed to protecting and enhancing Public Health through the judicious management of environmental factors.
Healthy People in a Healthy Environment
The staff of the Cortland County
Environmental Health Division is dedicated to assuring the safety and
protection of the people in our community. We keep close to our hearts
that we are part of a team that helps prevent the spread of disease,
protects the public from environmental exposures, helps prevent
injuries, and aids in the response to emergency incidents and disasters.
We believe in public service.
We perform our duties to benefit the welfare of our community. We are
here to help you. We want to be the "local face" or presence that people
turn to for environmental health issues.
We value honesty and carry out our
duties with integrity. We provide consistent and fair services to
maintain the public's trust.
We believe that every individual deserves to be treated with respect and dignity.
We strive for excellence and will
exercise foresight in carrying out our responsibilities. We want to not
only to do things right, but also do what is right.