Public Notices

SOUTHERN NEVADA DISTRICT BOARD OF HEALTH
MEMBER APPLICATION PACKET

MISSION
To protect and promote the health, the environment and the well-being of Southern Nevada residents and visitors.

OVERVIEW
The Southern Nevada District Board of Health is the 11-member governing body of the Southern Nevada Health District, a health department operating under the direction of a Chief Health Officer and the Board, which has jurisdiction over all public health matters in the incorporated and unincorporated areas of Clark County, Nevada.

BOARD COMPOSITION
The Board of Health is comprised of eight (8) elected and three (3) at-large members. Elected members include two representatives from the Clark County Board of Commissioners and the City of Las Vegas, and one representative each from Boulder City, the City of Henderson, Mesquite, and North Las Vegas. Elected members select three (3) at-large members with the following qualifications:

  • One representative who is a physician licensed to practice medicine in this State;
  • One representative of a non-gaming business or from an industry that is subject to regulation by the Health District; and
  • One representative from the association of gaming establishments.

All Board members are appointed for 2-year terms.

Please mail, email or fax your application no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday April 30, 2020:

Southern Nevada Health District
Attention: Michelle Cintron
P.O. Box 3902
Las Vegas, Nevada 89127

Fax: 702-759-1422

Email – Cintronm@snhd.org

Download the Application

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY BOARD
AT-LARGE MEMBERS APPLICATION PACKET

MISSION
To protect and promote the health, the environment and the well-being of Southern Nevada residents and visitors.

OVERVIEW
The Southern Nevada Health District Public Health Advisory Board (Advisory Board) is an eight (8) member standing board which advises the Southern Nevada District Board of Health (Board) on matters relating to local public health planning and policy.

BOARD COMPOSITION
The Advisory Board is comprised of five (5) appointed and three (3) at-large members. Appointed members must be a resident appointed from each city in Clark County and selected by the governing body of each such city. The Board members select three (3) at-large members with the following qualifications for appointment to the Advisory Board:

  • One (1) physician licensed to practice medicine in this State, selected on the basis of his or her education, training, experience or demonstrated abilities in the provision of health care services to members of minority groups and other medically underserved populations;
  • One (1) nurse licensed to practice nursing in this State; and
  • One (1) representative with a background or expertise in environmental health or environmental health services.

Please mail, email or fax your application no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday April 30, 2020:

Southern Nevada Health District
Attention: Michelle Cintron
P.O. Box 3902
Las Vegas, Nevada 89127

Fax: 702-759-1422

Email – Cintronm@snhd.org

Download the Application

Public Notice: March 12
Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) 241.020 requires that written notice of all hearings of the Southern Nevada Health District Board of Health’s Solid Waste Management Authority Hearing Officer be given at least three working days before the hearings. The notice shall include the time, place, location, and agenda of the hearing. Individuals may request notice, but a request for notice lapses six months after it is made. The Southern Nevada District Board of Health informs each requestor of this fact by this notation on the copy of the notice mailed to them.

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Public Notice: February 13
 Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) 241.020 requires that written notice of all hearings of the Southern Nevada Health District Board of Health’s Solid Waste Management Authority Hearing Officer be given at least three working days before the hearings. The notice shall include the time, place, location, and agenda of the hearing. Individuals may request notice, but a request for notice lapses six months after it is made. The Southern Nevada District Board of Health informs each requestor of this fact by this notation on the copy of the notice mailed to them.

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Public Notice: January 9
 Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS) 241.020 requires that written notice of all hearings of the Southern Nevada Health District Board of Health’s Solid Waste Management Authority Hearing Officer be given at least three working days before the hearings. The notice shall include the time, place, location, and agenda of the hearing. Individuals may request notice, but a request for notice lapses six months after it is made. The Southern Nevada District Board of Health informs each requestor of this fact by this notation on the copy of the notice mailed to them.

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Public Notice:
On Nov. 21, 2019, the Southern Nevada District Board of Health approved the following changes to the Environmental Health Fee Schedule:

  1.  C Downgrade fee increased to $1,200
  2. Closure fee for food establishments increased to $1,400
  3. Addition of expedited plan review inspection fees dependent upon staff availability (200% of Plan Review fee)
  4. Assignment of correct billing codes for existing services and removal of unused billing codes.

Please see the PDF attachment for an itemized listing of all changes.

The changes will be effective Feb. 1, 2020.

Request for Proposals
The Southern Nevada Health District requests proposals from qualified Proposers to provide temporary medical staffing services at Health District facilities. Request for Proposals SNHD-20RFP101 Temporary Medical Staffing Services and all related addenda will be posted at Nevada Government Marketplace (NGEM) at www.ngemnv.com.

Request for Proposals
The Southern Nevada Health District requests proposals from qualified Proposers for the design, construction, training and delivery of two (2) new mobile medical clinics. The Health District intends to award a one-time contract to the proposer or proposers determined to be most able to fulfill the Health District’s requirements. Request for Proposals SNHD-20RFP102 Mobile Medical Clinics and all related addenda will be posted at Nevada Government Marketplace (NGEM) at www.ngemnv.com.

Public Notice:
The Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) will conduct a PUBLIC WORKSHOP on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at 9:00 a.m., at the Southern Nevada Health District, Red Rock Conference Room, 280 S. Decatur Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada for an Application for a Permit to Operate a Recycling Facility from WERDCO Sand and Gravel, located within the City of North Las Vegas, on undeveloped land, Clark County Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN): 122-04-010-004.

The Solid Waste Management Authority Regulations Governing the Management of Solid Waste are available at http://www.southernnevadahealthdistrict.org/solid-waste/regulations/. Chapter 2-2.01(A)(2) states: “Prior to commencing the operation of any Solid Waste Management Facility, the Owner or Operator, responsible Person or Persons, business entity, or agent must make written application for an initial Permit on forms provided by the Health Authority, pay all applicable fees, and receive written approval from the Solid Waste Management Authority to operate.”

The permit application is available for review and comments can be entered at https://www.southernnevadahealthdistrict.org/news-info/public-notices and is available for review at the SNHD, Environmental Health Division, 280 S. Decatur Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89107. Please contact Carol Cottam at (702) 759-0661 to schedule an appointment to review the permit application during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or for special viewing needs. Copies of documents may be requested during that time at a nominal fee.

Interested persons may appear at the PUBLIC WORKSHOP and present their views thereon. Written comments will also be considered and must be forwarded to Walter Ross, Environmental Health Engineer/Supervisor, Southern Nevada Health District, P.O. Box 3902, Las Vegas, Nevada 89127-0902, within 30 days after this notice is published. A Fact Sheet is available for viewing at https://www.southernnevadahealthdistrict.org/news-info/public-notices and mail, fax, or e-mail upon request from Walter Ross. If there are special viewing needs, please call (702) 759-0661 for accommodation.

9:00 a.m. — Thursday, January 23, 2020 -or- Monday, January 27, 2020
280 S. Decatur Blvd. — Red Rock Trail Conference Room A & B
Las Vegas, NV 89107

Public Workshop
9:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 18, 2020
280 S. Decatur Blvd. — Red Rock Trail Conference Room A & B
Las Vegas, NV 89107

If a public comment is received within 30 days after this notice is published and cannot be resolved satisfactorily between the complainant and the applicant or if issues cannot be worked out between the applicant and SNHD, the Southern Nevada District Board of Health will conduct a PUBLIC HEARING on either January 23, 2020 or February 27, 2020, during its regular monthly meeting at the Southern Nevada Health District, Board Room located at 280 S Decatur Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada to approve or deny the proposed application.  Interested persons may appear at the PUBLIC HEARING and present their views thereon.

Contact Information

Phone:
(702) 759-1000

 

Updated on:  April 2, 2020