Public Health

The mission of the Butte County Public Health Department (BCPHD) is to protect the public through promoting individual, community, and environmental health. 

Wastewater Advisory Group

The Wastewater Advisory Committee is composed of stakeholders from the onsite wastewater industry, Board of Realtors, building industry, engineers specializing in environmental consultation, and Butte County residents.

Advisory Committee members work toward the following objectives:

  1. Development and maintenance of the On-Site Wastewater Manual;
  2. Application of new on-site collection, treatment, conveyance, and dispersal technology;
  3. Development and oversight of a system for assuring that on-site wastewater systems are appropriately operated, maintained, and monitored;
  4. Future revisions to Butte County Code Chapter 19 and the On-Site Wastewater Manual; and
  5. Policies, practices, and procedures to improve protection of public health and delivery of customer service pertaining to the implementation of this Chapter and the On-Site Wastewater Manual.

To learn more about the committee, click the links below:

Contacting the Wastewater Advisory Committee

Individual members of the Advisory Committee have provided e-mail addresses (above). Written comments or other documents may be submitted to the Advisory Committee before meetings by email ( or at the address below:

  • Butte County Wastewater Advisory Committee
    202 Mira Loma Drive
    Oroville, CA 95965

If you wish to be placed on the email list for future Advisory Committee updates please email with the subject line "Please add me to the WAC email list."

Meeting Agenda and Minutes

Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
September 7, 2022 (Upcoming) Agenda Minutes
June 1, 2022 Cancelled Cancelled
April 6, 2022  Agenda Minutes
December 1, 2021 Agenda Minutes
September 1, 2021 Agenda Minutes
June 2, 2021 Agenda Minutes
March 3, 2021 Agenda Minutes

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Butte County Environmental Health
Phone: 530.552.3880
TTY: 530.538.6588
Fax: 530.538.5339

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Butte County Environmental Health
202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Except Holidays

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Public Health Department

202 Mira Loma Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

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Danette York, MPH, Director
Dr. David Canton, Health Officer

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