General Information FAQ Animal Bites & Rabies Bed Bugs Built Environment Childhood Lead Poisoning Childhood Lead Screening Children's Environmental Health Protection Cockroaches Healthy Homes Indoor Air Quality Integrated Pest Management Lodging Establishments Meth Labs Mold Mosquitoes Mosquitoes - Biology Mosquitoes - Diseases Mosquitoes - Prevention & Control Pests & Other Vectors Radon Rats & Mice - Biology & Diseases Rats & Mice - Control Ticks Unwanted Refrigerators & Freezers
Location: 2242 Carroll Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46818 • Hours: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Meet the Staff: Josh Blauvelt, BS, CHHS, Asst. Director; Tom McCue, BS, Env. Health Specialist II; Francis Koch, Env.Technician; Trina Riecke, Lead Case Manager; Cindy Wable, Lead Case Coordinator/Env. Technician; Pat De Haven, Secretary • Seasonal Mosquito Technicians
The Vector Control and Environmental Services Division investigates complaints of unsanitary conditions in homes and apartments. Unsanitary conditions may consist of insect or rodent infestations, large amounts of animal or human feces and clutter throughout the living area, no operational utilities (heat, electricity or hot water) and/or extreme uncleanliness. The Division coordinates inspections with the Allen County Building Department, Adult Protective Service, Child Protective Service, Fort Wayne Neighborhood Code Enforcement, New Haven Code Enforcement, and the appropriate animal control agency.
If you feel someone is living in unsanitary conditions, please call 260 449-7459. Be prepared to provide the address of the residence and what the conditions are.
- Allen County Code Title 10 Article 12, Public Health Hazards (Effective 1/1/15)
- IOCDF Hoarding Center
More Articles: General Information • FAQ • Animal Bites & Rabies • Bed Bugs • Built Environment • Childhood Lead Poisoning • Childhood Lead Screening • Children's Environmental Health Protection • Cockroaches • Healthy Homes • Indoor Air Quality • Integrated Pest Management • Lodging Establishments • Meth Labs • Mold • Mosquitoes • Mosquitoes - Biology • Mosquitoes - Diseases • Mosquitoes - Prevention & Control • Pests & Other Vectors • Radon • Rats & Mice - Biology & Diseases • Rats & Mice - Control • Ticks • Unwanted Refrigerators & Freezers
The amount of leaded dust needed to contaminate a house and poison a child is equivalent to the amount of sugar found in a sugar packet.