Recommendations from Dr. Steven P LaRosa Regarding Remote Learning at Schools in Hamilton & Wenham – Received, dated & shared on the BOH web page on 09-14-2020⇒

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Harmful Algal Bloom at Gregory Island, Chebacco Lake

NEW:  Recent Title 5 Inspection Reports- REVIEWED & APPROVED

NEW: Recent Certificates of Compliance

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Mission Statement

The Board of Health is responsible for the overall stewardship of the public health and environmental protection of the town. Responsibilities are defined both by local by-laws and state law. The Board promotes, enacts, and enforces all health and environmental laws, rules and regulations.

Additionally the Board of Health conducts health clinics, participates in education programs wherever possible and administers the contracts for a food inspection program, a public health nurse, communicable disease follow-up program, and animal inspection services.


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Name Term
David B. Smith Chair 6/30/2021
Dr, Giselle K. Perez Member 6/30/2022
Christopher Small Member 6/30/2022


Name Contact
Leslie Whelan Health Agent 978-626-5249
Office 978-626-5245
Christine Lee Public Health Nurse 978-626-5243
Roberta Cody Health Inspector (Food, Camps, Pools) 978-626-5245
Hayes Demeule Animal Inspector 978-626-5245
Greg Bernard Septic Inspector 978-468-5517