How Is the Division Funded?

The Division is funded by a combination of funding sources. Currently, Environmental Health does not receive any money from the county general fund. Approximately 55 % of funds are collected from fees charged to regulated businesses and from permit services. Approximately 35% of funds come from public health realignment funds that come to local government from the State Vehicle License Fund. Approximately 10% of funds come from special grant projects.

Show All Answers

1. What is Environmental Health?
2. How Does Environmental Health Serve the People of Lake County?
3. How Is the Division Funded?
4. What Is the Process for Getting a Vacant Lot Evaluated for an On-Site Sewage Disposal System?
5. Why Is an On-Site Field Inspection Required for Building a Deck?