For questions or concerns, residents are requested to please contact the Health Department at 978 692-5509. The Department is responsible for developing and implementing quality health programs and services as well as enforcing state and local health regulations. Health inspections, including Title V, are also arranged by calling this number.
The Board of Health are the policy makers responsible for protecting the public health of the community by adopting relevant local health regulations and by carrying out preventative programs. The Board of Health also the has responsibility of enforcing the State health, sanitary and environmental codes. The Board is made up of five elected Board members who serve for three year terms. Generally the Board of Health meets on the second Monday of each month at 7:00 pm in the 2nd Floor Meeting Room at Town Hall located at 55 Main Street. Please note: due to occasional holidays, rescheduling may be required.
File Review Request Policy
Please be advised that because of office space limitations the Board of Health / Health Department is required to store the majority of it's files in the basement of Town Hall. To ensure adequate office counter & telephone coverage, files are ONLY retrieved twice per day, at approximately 10 AM and 2 PM. Please call the office at (978) 692-5509 a day (or two) ahead of time so we may have adequate time to obtain your file. Thank you.