Health Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Preston Health Department is to provide comprehensive, public health services to the residents of Preston. This is accomplished through the promotion of community wellness, disease monitoring and prevention, and helping residents comply with environmental laws, regulations, and ordinances. Connecticut Public Health Code for on-site sewage disposal, drinking water, and food service sanitation pursuant to Section 19a-36 of the Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) and additional duties and responsibilities are outlined the general duties for Directors of Health in Section 19a-206 (CGS).