Reports on illness resulting from water contact on San Mateo County Beaches

Jane Nevins filed this request with the San Mateo County Environmental Health Services of San Mateo County, CA.
Due March 14, 2017
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Jane Nevins

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the California Public Records Act (California Government Code ยงยง 6250), I hereby request the following records:

I am requesting copies of the reports filed with San Mateo County Environmental Health Services by individuals who believe they experienced illness due to water contact within San Mateo County. Specifically, I am seeking dates, areas people were swimming, symptoms, reasons they believe they got sick from swimming.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Jane Nevins

From: Gregory Smith

I have forwarded your request for records to the Epidemiology Section of San Mateo County Health System.
You can expect a response direct from them.


Gregory J. Smith, PG, REHS
Supervisor Water Protection and Land Use Programs
San Mateo County Environmental Health
2000 Alameda de las Pulgas, Suite 100
San Mateo, CA 94403
Direct Phone 650-372-6279
Fax 650-627-8244
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From: Jane Nevins

Thank you Mr. Smith!