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Township of Washington
350 Hudson Avenue

Twp. of Washington, NJ  07676



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:

Prevent & Manage High Blood Pressure
Body Composition
Nutrition for Healthy Living
Manage Stress
Learn About Community & Health Resources

When:  1st Tuesday of the Month

Time:  1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Where:  Twp. of Washington Library
144 Woodfield Road


When:  2nd Wednesday of the Month

Time:   11:00 Am to 1:00 PM

Where:  Twp. of Washington Board of Health
350 Hudson Avenue
Jack Woods Senior Citizen Center
Senior Activity Room or Comm. Mtg. Room

Services provided by the Twp. of Washington Health Department in conjunction with the Health Awareness Regional Program (H.A.R.P.) Hackensack University Medical Center 201-996-2038.
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