Health & Inspections


BOARD OF HEALTH MEMBER NEEDED

The City of Haverhill has an opening on the Board of Health. This is a voluntary Board and although it does not require as many hours as some other regulatory boards, it is a critically important Board in this pandemic. Interested applicants can complete an application using the following link https://www.cityofhaverhill.com/board_committee%20application.pdf . Completed applications should be e-mailed to mayor@cityofhaverhill.com.

Any of the following backgrounds would be helpful:
Medicine, Public Health, Nursing, Epidemiology or Infectious Diseases, Veterinarian, Law, Science or Engineering, Septic System Design, Air Quality.

The Board of Health regulates public health and provides permitting for critical industries in the city. The City is seeking to expand public health outreach and seeks an applicant that is dedicated to doing so.

The City of Haverhill Health & Inspection Services department is responsible for the enforcement of all federal, state and local laws and regulations pertaining to building, wiring, plumbing, gas, health and environmental issues. The department's ultimate responsibility is to protect the public health and assure that we live in a safe and environmentally sound community.

Coronavirus Information:
Corrected and Revised Executive Order - Mayor and Board of Health relative to the Operations of Essential Services - April 27, 2020
Haverhill Board of Health Executive Order Relative to the Operations of Essential Services - 4-13-2020
www.mass.gov/2019coronavirus. 
www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov
Haverhill Board of Health Face Covering & Restaurant Contact Tracing Order  10-1-2020
Haverhill Board of Health executive Order - Youth Sports 10-7-2020
https://www.mass.gov/doc/stop-covid-19-tips-for-a-safe-thanksgiving-english/download

Links to Governor Baker's Covid - 19 Orders issued on November 2, 2020
to take effect at 12:01 a.m. on November 6, 2020

REVISED ORDER REQUIRING FACE COVERINGS IN PUBLIC PLACES:
https://www.mass.gov/doc/covid-19-order-55/download

REVISED ORDER FURTHER REGULATING GATERINGS IN THE COMMONWEALTH:
https://www.mass.gov/doc/covid-19-order-54/download

ORDER REQUIRING EARLY CLOSURE FOR CERTAIN BUSINESSES AND ACTIVITIES, LIMITING HOURS FOR ALCOHOL AND ADULT CANNABIS SALES, AND MODIFYING CHAPTER 138 LICENSE RENEWAL REQUIREMENTS
https://www.mass.gov/doc/covid-19-order-53/download

FACT SHEETS
https://www.mass.gov/doc/english-2019-novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-0/download

https://www.mass.gov/doc/spanish-nuevo-coronavirus-2019-covid-19-0/download

Telephone: 978-374-2338
Fax: 978-374-2337
Contact: Director, Richard MacDonald  Rmacdonald@cityofhaverhill.com
Deputy Director, Bonnie Dufresne  Bdufresne@cityofhaverhill.com
 
Address: Health & Inspection Services 
City Hall, Room 214
4 Summer Street
Haverhill, MA 01830
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Online Permit Center--apply for permits online

Helpful Information: 

Board of Health Members:

 Notice from MA DLS - Roofer Fall Safety Information for Homeowners