Reporting Infectious Diseases
Physicians reporting an infectious diseases, call 651-201-5414 or 1-877-676-5414. Reporting Foodborne Illness
To report a Foodborne Illness call the Brown-Nicollet Environmental Health office at:
507-934-4140 or the Minnesota Foodborne Illness Hotline at 1-877-366-3455.
Nicollet County is now offering FREE sharps disposal.
It is important to manage and dispose of needles, lancets, and syringes (sharps) safely to prevent injury and disease transmission from needle-sticks. Never leave needles or syringes on streets, in parks, or anywhere else where someone could get injured.
Residents can bring in their home use needles/sharps in a hard sided container. Some examples of appropriate containers are : store bought BD sharps containers, coffee can with a lid, laundry detergent bottle with a screw on top, milk jug with a cap.
Drop off location:
Public Health Office located in the Health & Human Service Building,
622 S. Front St., St. Peter, MN 56082- during the hours of 8-4:30pm; Monday- Friday.
Any Questions? contact the Public Health office at 934-7220.
This program is made possible with the support from Nicollet County Environmental Services, Public Health, and Tri County Solid Waste.