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Environmental Health

The Kandiyohi - Renville CHB Environmental Health program licenses and regulates restaurants, bars, hotels, resorts, public pools, campgrounds, mobile home parks, and tobacco retailers. Kandiyohi - Renville CHB Environmental Health also provides information on many different environmental health topics such as indoor air quality, water quality, food safety; and food, water, and vector borne diseases.

To report a suspected foodborne illness call the Minnesota Foodborne Illness Hotline at 1-877-366-3455.

Swimming Safety - Protect yourself and others from recreational water illness:  Recreational water illnesses (RWIs) are caused by germs and chemicals found in the water we swim or play in, including swimming pools, water parks, hot tubs, splash pads, lakes, rivers, or oceans. They are spread by swallowing, breathing in mists or aerosols of, or having contact with contaminated water. Download a print version of Recreational Water Illnesses (PDF) or the Healthy and Safe Swimming Week 2017 Information and Resources factsheet.
Free Radon Test Kits are available at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services. Pick up your free Radon Test at Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services, 2200 23rd Street Northeast, Suite 1080, Willmar, MN  56201. 
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Chris Wenisch, Environmental Health Specialist
2200 23rd St. NE, Suite 1080, Willmar, MN 56201
(320) 231-7800 ext 2535 Fax (320) 231-7888
chris.wenisch@kcmn.us