Board of Health

The Board of Health makes regulations as it deems necessary for the public health and safety of the Town. The Wenham Board of Health is responsible for the enforcement of State Sanitary Codes, State Environmental Codes and Wenham Board of Health Regulations. Areas of responsibility include: septic systems, housing and dwelling units, food service establishments, private wells and recreational camps for children.  

Announcements

  • Online Payments Now Available for the Board of Health:

    The Wenham Board of Health is now taking online payments for permitting fees. Permits for Title V, Food Code, Camp Regulations, and Public Pools can be submitted in hardcopy, by mail, or by email and paid for by e-check or credit card online at https://epay.cityhallsystems.com/selection.  Payments will be processed by the Town's payment vendor City Hall Systems. To submit a fee online, follow the link above and there will be a drop down menu listing the BOH permits that can be submitted. Questions can be directed to permitting@wenhamma.gov or 978-468-5520 ext. 4. 

Board Members
Regina Baker (2020)
Gerald T. Donnellan (2021)
Dr. Andrew Ting, Chair (2022)

The Board of Health holds public meetings on Wednesday mornings, as needed.

Contact the Board of Health
Wenham Town Hall
138 Main Street
Wenham, MA 01984
Phone 978-468-5520 Ext .4
Fax: 978-468-8014

Health Agent
Gregory P. Bernard
Areas of responsibility: septic systems and private wells
Email: gbernard@wenhamma.gov

Assistant Health Agent
Bobbie Cody
Areas of responsibility: food service, public pools, recreational camps for children
Email: rcody@wenhamma.gov

Public Health Nurse
Maribeth Ting
Email: mting@wenhamma.gov

Permitting Coordinator
Jackie Bresnahan
Email: permitting@wenhamma.gov

Office Hours
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Friday

The Board of Health Agent, Greg Bernard, has office hours on Wednesday mornings by appointment

 

town hall hours

Monday 9am - 4:30pm

Tuesday 9am - 7pm

Wed & Thurs 9am-4:30pm

Friday 9am - 1pm

contact town hall

Phone: 978-468-5520

Fax: 978-468-8014

138 Main Street

Wenham, MA 01984

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