Under the direction of the Lexington Board of Health, the mission of the Lexington Office of Public Health is to prevent disease and promote wellness in order to protect and improve the health and quality of life of its residents, visitors and work force.
This charge is carried out by the implementation of:
Community health disease prevention and surveillance programs
Public health education outreach and empowerment programs
Environmental health permit and code enforcement inspection activities
Public health emergency planning efforts conducted locally and as a region
All permits applications can be filled out through our ViewPoint Cloud System. We do not accept paper permit applications. Visit the Public Health Permit Applications page for more information.