Massachusetts Vaping Product Ban
On September 24, 2019, Governor Baker declared a public health emergency in the Commonwealth due to severe lung disease associated with the use of e-cigarettes and vaping products and the epidemic of e-cigarette use among youth.
The Commissioner of Public Health has temporarily prohibited the sale and display of all vaping products and e-cigarettes until further notice.
For help quitting:
SEPTIC AND WELL INFO BY ADDRESS www.axisgis.com/belchertownma/
DEP Well Search https://eeaonline.eea.state.ma.us/Portal/#!/search/welldrilling
Smoking and Tobacco Control Proposed Changes NEW! April 2016
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Board of Health
|Forms and Applications||Fees||Regulations|
|Environmental Health||Public Health Nursing||EEE Virus Info|
|National Institutes of Health||Public Health Emergency Preparedness||H1N1 Flu|
|Helpful Links||Energy Assistance||Frequently Asked Questions|
|Smoking Cessation Information||Syringe and Needle Exchange MA
There is a syringe and needle drop box located in Lawrence Memorial Hall (Town Hall) 2 Jabish Street Rear Entrance
Board of Health Members
|Dana Burton||Vice Chair & Signatory|
Judy Metcalf, R.S.,C.H.O.
|Director of Public Healthemail@example.com
|Public Health Nurse
|David Fredenburg, Jr.||Gas & Plumbing Inspector||
|Charles Lyndon, Jr||Asst. Gas & Plumbing Inspector||
Three Year Elected (Overlapping) Terms; Five Members; Meeting on the first Monday of the month in Lawrence Memorial Hall: The Board of Health's responsibilities are largely determined by State statues and regulations. The Board is also empowered to establish local regulations necessary to protect the health and well-being of the community. The Board's primary duties relate to the protection of public health, control of disease, preservation of a wholesome and safe food supply, promotion of sanitary living conditions, and the protection of the environment from damage and pollution.
(*Per State Law, Animal Inspector appointment will expire April 30th)