Water & Sewer - Public Systems

We work with operators to monitor the safe operation and maintenance of systems, providing guidance and support in maintaining compliance with state laws. Environmental Health staff:

  • Provide technical assistance to public and community water suppliers.
  • Monitor the quality of water to ensure compliance with state and federal drinking water regulations.
  • Inspect public water systems (PWS) for state and federal regulation compliance.
  • Review plans and specifications for new water systems and water system upgrades.
  • Investigate waterborne illness outbreaks.
  • Collect surveillance samples and submit samples for testing.
  • Work cooperatively with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation reviewing municipal wastewater collection systems.
  • Coordinate operator certification programs and training.
  • Review security and emergency response plans.

Contact Information/File a Complaint

Email Madison County Health Department or call us at 315-366-2526.