Environmental Complaints

Amanda Lahners, REHS/RS,

Sandra Deausy MD.,
Health Officer

Health Board Memebers

Annabella Juhasz, MD-President

Patrick Dorroh, DVM, Vice-President

Mark Nelson, MD

Georgetta Manning-Cox, DDS

Ali Laun

Lauren Arnold

La Porte County Health Department

La Porte Office

809 State Street, Suite 401A
La Porte, IN 46350
Phone (LP): 219-326-6808 Ext. 2200 or 219-325-5563

Fax: 219-325-8628

Michigan City Office


The Environmental Section of the Health Department investigates complaints with regards to environmental concerns. When an investigation is performed, it is done to reduce the public’s risk of coming in contact with environmental pathogens that may transmit, generate, or promote communicable disease. Our focus is to keep the public from experiencing health effects associated with communicable disease outbreaks.

  • Complete Address
  • Site Investigation
  • Validation
  • Remediation
  • Voluntary Compliance
  • Abatement

If you believe to have a valid complaint in one of the following categories and you have a complete address of the subject of complaint, please call our office at 219-326-6808 Ext. 2200. Investigations are performed on the following types of complaints:

  • Trash and Garbage
  • Unsanitary Living Conditions
  • Potential Mosquito Breeding Sites (tires, stagnant swimming, pool, etc.)
  • Raw Sewage (failing septic systems, broken sewer lines, etc.

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