Suffolk County Community Resources

Helpful resources about Suffolk County Environmental Health.


Drinking water: (631) 698-9500

There are more than 1,100 active public water supply wells in Suffolk County and sampling is routinely conducted for a wide range of potential contaminants. The Suffolk County Water Authority must comply with strictly enforced standards established by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.

Beach Closings/Openings: (631)-852-5822

For up-to-date recorded information on beach closings and openings.

Camps: (631)-852-5999

Daycare/Summer Camps, Temporary Residences

Food protection: (631) 853-3014


Lead Poisoning Prevention Program: (631) 854-0212


Tenant Complaints (heat/water/electricity): (631) 852-5999

This unit responds to complaints from residents of apartments, cooperatives and condominiums when temperatures in their units fall below certain temperatures during the heating season.

Sewage, Garbage, Rodent and Nuisance Complaints (631) 852-5999

This unit responds to complaints regarding dog waste, garbage, overflowing sewage, bird feeding, etc.

Source: www.suffolkcountyny.gov