NEARS Participants

Map with NEARS state participants shaded in green and local participants marked with dots.

Since NEARS* launched in 2014, food safety programs in the following jurisdictions have registered to participate. To obtain contact information for a state or local NEARS administrator, email NEARS@cdc.gov.

States

Alaska
California
Connecticut
Delaware
Georgia
Indiana
Iowa
Kentucky
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
New Hampshire
New York
North Carolina
Oregon
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Tennessee
Utah
Virginia
Washington State
Wisconsin

Localities

Albuquerque, NM
Chicago, IL
Clay County, MO
Dayton and Montgomery County, OH
District of Columbia
Fairfax County, VA
Franklin County, OH
Frederick County, MD
Harris County, TX
Jefferson County, CO
Kansas City, MO
Lake County, OH
Madison County, IL
Maricopa County, AZ
New York City, NY
Oklahoma City, OK
Pima County, AZ
Plano, TX
Southern Nevada, NV
Southwest Idaho, ID
Washoe County, NV
Weld County, CO
Williamson County, TX

Tribes

CDC encourages all states, localities, tribes, and territories to participate in NEARS. Currently, no tribes are registered.

Territories

CDC encourages all states, localities, tribes, and territories to participate in NEARS. Currently, no territories are registered.

*Note: NEARS was formerly known as National Voluntary Environmental Assessment Information System (NVEAIS).

 

Page last reviewed: March 5, 2020