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Old Town Hall (Directions)
611 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

Sullivan Independence Hall
725 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

203-256-3000
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About the Board of Health

Term Length:
# of Members:
Appointing Bodies:
Party Balance Required?:
Defined In:

Four Years (Two Term Limit)
Seven 
Board of Selectmen, Board of Education, Human Services Commission
Yes
Town Charter - Article X

Description

The Board of Health is the policy-making body for the Health Department.

Powers and Duties

Duties include:

  • Making and amending rules for the promotion and preservation of the public health, health services in public schools, and sanitatation as required, in accordance with the General Statutes, the state public health code and other state and town regulations and ordinances. 
  • Advising the Director of Health in all matters related to public health, and health services in the town schools
  • Appointing school and Well Child Clinic medical advisors

Contact Us

Old Town Hall (Directions)
611 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

Sullivan Independence Hall
725 Old Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

203-256-3000
Find additional contact info here