403 S. 7th Street, Denton, Md. 21629, Second Floor, Rm. 248

Phone: (410) 479-8045     Fax: (410) 479-4082


Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm: Monday – Friday

We are closed on Legal Holidays 


If you have an emergency and are calling after normal business hours, or on a weekend, please call 410-829-5910

Our Mission:

Through public education, routine inspection, investigation of complaints and enforcement of laws and

regulations related to safety and sanitation, the Environmental Health Division helps make the county a healthier place to live, work and play.

Our Values:

Our staff strives for excellence and will demonstrate:

  • Professionalism

  • Quality and timely customer service

  • Teamwork and collaboration with other agencies

  • Care and the respectful use of public resources


Free Radon Test Kits Available:


While supplies last

Why do we need Environmental Health?

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Food Recalls

Permit Turn Around Time 

What is Environmental Health

Md. Dept. of The Environment

Healthy Homes Information

Mold Information

Mold Fact Sheet

Lead Prevention


Disinfecting Wells after a Disaster (MDE)

Well & Septic Records: Please click here for well, septic, perc or other information the Environmental Health Division maintains.