The Shelby City Health Department has provided public health services to the Shelby community since 1923. Established in the City Charter, the department provides public health services for residents and businesses within the city. The Mayor serves as head of the department and appoints a Medical Director/Health Commissioner and staff to carry out the department’s operations.
The health department works closely with partners across the community and region to provide a full range of public health services. Through direct delivery, partnerships, and agreements, residents and business have access to high-quality, responsive services right in the local community.