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Board of Health
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Health Agent
Administrative Assistant
499 Plymouth Street
Halifax, MA 02338
Board Meetings
Meetings are scheduled the first and third Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm
After Hour Emergencies:
Please call police dispatch 781-293-5761
Mon - Thurs 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday - Closed
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Board Members
Term Expires
John DeLano
May 18, 2017
John Weber
May 14, 2016
Alan Dias
May 15, 2018
Our next regular scheduled meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 02, 2015, 7:00pm - 9pm.

     On Monday, August 24th, MassDEP collected water samples from West Monponsett Pond at 4th Ave Beach and the state boat ramp in Halifax and Ocean Ave Beach in Hanson. MassDEP reported cyanobacteria levels of 311,000 cells/ml, 367,000 cells/ml, and 312,000 cells/ml, respectively, all of which are above the MDPH guideline level of 70,000 cells/ml.

    On Tuesday, August 25th, MDPH collected water samples from West Monponsett Pond at 4th Ave Beach in Halifax.  Laboratory analysis showed cyanobacteria levels of 135,000 cells/ml, above the MDPH guideline level of 70,000 cells/ml. Microcystin toxin was not detected. 
      MDPH recommends that the current advisory remain in place. MDPH sampling will occur at the waterbody again on September 1st.

  • CLOSED: Monponsett Pond
  • State Boat Ramp (No Swimming At Any Time)
  • Halifax Beach (Richview & 11th Ave)
  • Lingan Street Beach (4th Ave)
The Board of Health currently has two (2) open Alternative Sewerage Committee (ASC) member seat available.  For more information go:
For Tobacco and Nicotine Product Regulations Draft# 1Information go to:
For Barn/Stable Regulation Information go to:
For more information, additional links and details on EEE and WNv go to:

For more infomation on Halifax Rabies Clinics:

For infomation on Annual Flu Prevention Clinics and Dates:

The link for Algae Concerns is:

The link for information on the Monponsett Watershed Association is:

For information and details on the Princeton Hydro Sustainable Water Management Presentation

~You can receive an official signed copy of regulations and/or meeting minutes at the Board of Health office~

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