The Board of Environmental Health (BEH) consists of five members, who serve without pay, appointed by the mayor and confirmed by Denver City Council. The Board is the local board of health for Denver. Their primary functions include adopting rules and regulations, reviewing requests for variances from department laws and hearing appeals of decisions of the department manager, and otherwise assisting the department in developing policies. They have five-year, staggered, terms. The board meets at 5:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month.
Appealing An Administrative Citation
Have you received an Administrative Citation from Animal Control or Noise Control? Do you feel that you received this citation in error? You are able to appeal an Administrative Citation by simply following these rules:
How to Appeal an Administrative Citation (PDF)
If you have received an Administrative Citation from the Department of Environmental Health and wish to appeal, please follow the Board Rules and Regulations Governing Hearings. For questions regarding an Administrative Citation issued by the Department of Environmental Health or for information on how to file an appeal, contact the Administrative Hearings Case Managers at 720-865-5362 or 720-865-5366, by fax 720-865-5531, or send us an email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jim Garcia, 2015 Chair
|(Commission Expires 12/31/2018)|
|Paula Sandoval, 2015 Vice-Chair||(Commission Expires 12/31/2017)|
|Chris J. Wiant, MPH, Ph.D.||(Commission Expires 12/31/2018)|
|Patti Shwayder||(Commission Expires: 12/31/2019)|
Next Meeting is October 8, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. at the Denver Animal Shelter, 1241 W. Bayaud Ave.
These rules and regulations are adopted and issued by the Manager of the Department of Environmental Health of the City and County of Denver in accordance with the authority contained in Article II of the Charter of the City and County of Denver and in the Revised Municipal Code of the City and County of Denver. Click Here to View
Board of Environmental Health
200 W. 14th Ave. Suite 300
Denver, CO 80204
For questions regarding an Administrative Citation issued by Animal Control, Noise Control, Public Health Inspections or for information on how to file an appeal, contact the Administrative Hearings Case Managers at 720-865-5362 or 720-865-5366, by fax 720-865-5531, or send an email to BEH.
Governing Establishment of Animal Service Fees (including pet licensing, spay/neuter clinic and additional services)
Food Producing Animals
Governing Administrative Citations
Licensing and Operation of Shelters, Kennels, Pet Grooming Shops and Hospitals
Governing Permitting of Non-Spayed Non-Neutered Dogs and Cats
Rules and Regulations Governing Pools
Denver Emergency Medical Vehicle Regulations
Denver Personal Care Boarding Home Regulations
Rules And Regulations Governing The Health And Sanitation Of Child Care Facilities
Child Care Center Rules
Family Child Care Home Rules
School Age Center Rules
Child Care General Rules
Rules and Regulations To Minimize the Transmission of HIV and STD's In Certain Establishments
Denver Retail Food Regulation