Office Hours: Monday through Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30PM
Email - Health Dept.
Phone: (201) 664-4425 Fax: (201)664-8281
Room 202 - 2nd Floor
Jeanne Covello - Director
Angela Musella - Health Officer
Sue Witkowski - Registrar
Cornelia Lisa - Secretary
(Marriage License appointments available)
The Board of Health is responsible for ensuring that proper health standards are maintained within the Township. The Board of Health is the only municipal organization besides the Mayor and Council with the power to enact ordinances. The Board of Health also oversees that Town Ordinances, intended to guarantee healthy living circumstances in The Township of Washington, are respected.
The Board regulates the maintenance of food and beverage vending machines and retail food establishments, controls the keeping of animals, (Please note a Rabies Clinic is usually held at the first Saturday of November), authorizes the inspection of premises by the health officer, and oversees and regulates other establishments in order to guarantee healthy living circumstances.
Board of Health Advisory Board Meetings take place at 7:30 pm in the Municipal Court Chambers on the following dates:
January 25, 2017
March 22, 2017
May 24, 2017
August 23, 2017
October 25, 2017
The Board of Health also organizes programs to serve the community. Please see below: