Public Health and Environment

Broomfield’s Department of Public Health and Environment provides core public health programs and additional services promoting a healthy lifestyle and a healthy environment. Learn more about BPHE.

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Summer is here, and you've probably noticed that on some days the air quality is so poor you can't see the beloved Flatirons and Rockies. There are simple steps we can all take to protect our lungs and ways we can contribute to improving our air quality:

• When ozone levels are high, limit outdoor activities, especially high intensity outdoor exercise.
•Try carpooling with friends, turning off your car instead of idling, and mowing your lawn after 5 p.m.

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    The FDA authorized and CDC approved newly updated formulations of COVID-19 vaccines made by Pfizer and Moderna. Read on...
  2. Fall Vaccines

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  3. Summer Animal-to-Human Diseases

    Summer is the peak season for many animal-to-human diseases like rabies, West Nile virus, and plague. Read on...
  4. Mpox Information & Resources

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDPHE, and local public health officials are currently monitoring cases of mpox in Colorado. Read on...

Contact Us

  1. Jason Vahling, MPH

    Jason Vahling, MPH

    Public Health Director

    100 Spader Way
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    Phone: 720-887-2220
    Fax: 720-887-2229

  1. City & County of Broomfield Title IV, Equity, Anti-Discrimination Statement and Policy

    The City and County of Broomfield operates without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship, immigration status, gender, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, level of income, military status, or disability in all programs and activities. This statement is in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Restoration Act of 1987, section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), and related statutes and regulations.

    The City and County of Broomfield is committed to facilitating an equitable community and workplace. Through coordinated strategic efforts and departmental alignment, CCOB advocates for making services accessible to all, especially those that have been historically excluded and under-resourced, including but not limited to Black, Indigenous and Persons of Color, Women, those who are Differently-Abled and members of LGBTQIA+ communities.

    The City and County of Broomfield ensures that every effort will be made to prevent discrimination through the impacts of its programs, policies, and activities on minority and low-income populations. Furthermore, the City and County of Broomfield will take reasonable steps to provide meaningful access to services for persons with limited English proficiency.