The City of Garland is closely monitoring COVID-19 in our community. Visit the Disease Information page for status updates, resources, City service updates and more.
The Environmental Health Department at 1720 Commerce St. is closed to the public. Please call 972-205-3460 to make payments over the phone.
The City of Garland Health Department is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Food Sanitation Excellence Awards. These winners scored in the top five percent of their class on unannounced food inspections during the previous year. In addition to receiving an award certificate to display for one year, each establishment will have its annual health permit fee (from $250 to $450) waived for 2020.
The awards are based on scores (100 being perfect) from unannounced inspections made between October 1, 2018 and September 30, 2019. Eleven classes were established to ensure fair competition among diverse establishments.
On Nov. 19, 2019, the Garland City Council voted to amend Chapter 22 of the Garland Code of Ordinances. The major changes are as follows: