Complaints

Restaurant/Lodging/Pool/Mobile Home Park/Recreational Camping Area/Youth Camp complaints in Douglas and Pope Counties:

Doug Breitkreutz, Registered Sanitarian
Office: 320-763-4437
Cell: 320-808-4289
dougb@horizonph.org

 

Brandon Klein, Sanitarian
Office: 320-762-2986
Cell: 320-808-7759
brandonk@horizonph.org

 

Restaurant/Lodging/Pool/Mobile Home Park/Recreational Camping Area/Youth Camp complaints in Grant, Stevens, or Traverse Counties:

Minnesota Department of Health
West Central District Office
218-332-5150
1505 Pebble Lake Road, Suite 300
Fergus Falls, MN 56537

 

Foodborne Illness Complaints:

Minnesota Foodborne Illness Hotline
1-877-366-3455 (1-877-FOOD ILL)

 

Public Health Nuisance Complaints in Douglas, Grant, Pope, Stevens and Traverse Counties:

-What is a “Public Health Nuisance”?

A public health nuisance is defined as a “source of filth, illness, or a potential situation that could cause human illness, that is found on any property affecting the health or welfare of the general public”.

Examples of a public health nuisance are rodent infestation, meth lab, garbage house, hoarding. Public health nuisance complaints can be filed by contacting:

Jane Michaels, PHN, Public Health Supervisor
Horizon Public Health
320-762-3051
janem@horizonph.org

 

Grocery store, convenience store, meat market/locker, bakery, winery, distillery, brewery, farmer’s market complaints:

Minnesota Department of Agriculture
651-201-6027

 

Septic/sewer issue complaints (non-compliant systems, surfacing sewage, etc.):

In Douglas County:
Douglas County Land & Resource Management
320-762-3863

In Pope County:
Land & Resource Management
320-634-5717

In Grant County:
Land Management
218-685-8224

In Stevens County:
Environmental Services
320-208-6558

In Traverse County:
Land Management
320-563-8218, Extension 3