Board of Health

THE TRANSFER STATION WILL BE CLOSED ON Monday, APRIL 19, 2021 

To Schedule a Covid Vaccination appointment, Click https://www.mass.gov/info-details/covid-19-vaccination-locations         

Appointments can only be scheduled on-line.  The Office Staff will not be able to assist you with scheduling.

Call 211, if you need help making an appointment.

 Also, You can check these individual sites: Walgreens, CVS, Southcoast, Westport Apothecary

COVID-19  VACCINE TIME LINE

Vaccine Timeline
 

AS OF MONDAY, NOV. 16, 2020, THE TOWN HALL AND ANNEX ARE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.  YOU MUST MAKE AN APPOINTMENT IN ORDER TO COME IN TO THE BUILDING.

 
The Board of Health Staff can be reached by telephone 508-636-1015; by email health@westport-ma.gov; by fax 508-636-1016.  Also, for your convenience, there is a DROP BOX for documents of all types, which is located on the front porch of the Annex Building at 856 Main Road.
 

Approved Septic System Water Resource Protection Regulation

Effective 2/01/2021, Click HERE

FAQ for Septic System Regulation, Click HERE

Westport River Watershed Map, Click HERE


Due to the current COVID Pandemic, the Public Health Nurse will not be providing any in home service.  Since the building is now closed to the public, you must contact the nurse to make arrangements for syringe/needle disposal OR you could hold onto them until the building is re-opened.


The Regular Meetings for the Board of Health will be by Remote Participation Only and Held Every Other Week.  Meeting schedule can be found in the list to the left. The meetings have a video call,  Join: https://meet.google.com/ofv-adur-xip  OR  You may dial in to: +1 574-404-7618 PIN: 306098633#  PLEASE JOIN 10 minutes early so the meeting can begin on time. 

Board of Health / Transfer Station / Animal Control Operations
BOH Office - 8:30am - 4:00pm, Except Wed. 8:30am to 1:00pm;  Staff Available by Phone (508-636-1015), Fax (508-636-1016) and Email (health@westport-ma.gov)
Nurse - New Hours: Mon., Tue. & Thur. 8:00am - 4:00pm; Wed. & Fri. 8:00am - 12:00pm.  The Nurse is Available by Phone @ 508-636-1030; Fax @ 508-636-1016; Email: nursing@westport-ma.gov
Transfer Station - Operating @ Normal Schedule: Thur., Fri., Sat., Sun. & Mon. 8:30am - 3:00pm 
Animal Control - Officers Available @ 774-264-5129; Webpage 
https://www.westport-ma.com/animal-control

To E-Mail the Board of Health: Click HERE

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Matthew Armendo Director of Public Health 508-636-1015
John Swartz Health Agent
Joseph C. Reis Health Agent
Linda Pierce Public Health Nurse 508-636-1030
Nancy Paquet Principal Clerk
Patricia Kershaw Senior Clerk
Frederick Ponte Special Agent

Board Members

Name Title
Tanja Ryden

Chair

Philip M. Weinberg

Vice Chair

Donna Amaral

Secretary

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