Environmental Health

Division of Community and Environmental Health


CDHD's Division of Community and Environmental Health encompasses a broad range of programs that focus on creating and maintaining healthy environments through monitoring, education, outreach and evaluating opportunities for positive healthy change in our communities.

The following programs make up this division:


Environmental Health Contacts


Ada and Boise Counties

707 N. Armstrong Place, Boise

208-327-7499


Elmore County

520 E. 8th Street N, Mountain Home

208-587-9225


Valley County

703 North 1st, McCall

208-634-7194


Rob Howarth

Environmental Health Division Administrator

208-327-8520


Jenene Hester

Office Services Supervisor

208-327-8531



Program Areas


Email Environmental Health



Food

Email Food


Program Manager

Tom Schmalz

208-327-8587
Cell 208-869-9480



Water and Wastewater

Email Water & Wastewater


Program Manager

Mike Reno

208-327-8522
Cell 208-869-9144



Septic System Services

Email Septic System Services


Program Manager

Mike Reno

208-327-8522
Cell 208-869-9144



Child Care

Email Child Care


Program Manager

Tom Schmalz

208-327-8587
Cell 208-869-9480



Swimming Pools

Email Swimming Pools


Program Manager

Tom Schmalz

208-327-8587
Cell 208-869-9480



Solid Waste

Email Solid Waste


Program Manager

Mike Reno

208-327-8522
Cell 208-869-9144


Contacts by County

Position Title

Contact Name

Contact Phone Number



Land Development

Email Land Development


Program Manager

Mike Reno

208-327-8522
Cell 208-869-9144


Contacts by County

Position Title

Contact Name

Contact Phone Number