Welcome to the
Harrington Park Board of Health
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Click the link below to view a set of videos discussing Underage Drinking.
Board of Health are replaced for the unexpired term only. All powers and duties of members of the Board of Health are governed by applicable statues.
The Board of Health has been providing public health services to the residents of Harrington Park since the 1900’s.
We work towards this goal by:
• Investigating health problems and health
hazards in the community
• Informing and educating the public on health issues
• Enforcing laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety
• Linking people to needed personal health services
The Board monitors the activities of the part-time Secretary, Sanitarian, and Public Health Nurse.
The Board of Health meets six times a year, see Home Page for dates, at 7:30pm at the Borough Hall located at 85 Harriot Avenue, Harrington Park, NJ 07640.
Board of Health Codes are listed on the home as part of the municipal e-code “Code Book"
The staff of the Board of Health are part-time, and can be reached by leaving a telephone message at 201-768-8790 or by email:
Links to other important information.
|Services and Clinics||Code Book||Cat Registration|
|Chicken Permit||Chicken Ordinance||
|Application to Operate an Ice Cream or Food Truck|
Board of Health Employees
The Secretary is the licensing official for annual cat license and restaurant license, coordinate clinics and communication for the members of the Board of Health with the public and correspondence of dog bites. Office hours: Monday, except holidays, 12pm-2pm. No office hours for the months of July and August.
The Sanitarian monitors all applicable federal, state and local environmental health laws and regulations, as they apply to pools, food, housing, insect and rodent infestations, potable water, air and stream pollution control.
The sanitarian also inspects businesses prior to licensure and follows-up on violations.
The sanitarian investigates complaints reported by residents on public health related matters and environmental health hazards.
• Food establishments, restaurants, grocery stores and delicatessens
• Child care facilities
• Nail salons
• Public swimming pools and schools
• Health related aspects of heat, hot water, insects, lead paint, rodents and garbage
Office hours by appointment.
PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE
The Public Health Nurse administers the Adult Health Consultation Program on the third Wednesday of every month at Borough Hall between the hours of 11am-1pm. Additional days and times are available at Club 60.
• Health history evaluation
• Blood pressure measurement
• Height and weight
• Individualized counseling and education
• Referral and follow-up
• Confidential consultation with a public health nurse
The Public Health Nurse also assists with Flu-Clinic and Mini-Health-Fair.
No appointment necessary. No office hours for the months of July and August.
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|March 7 2016||May, 2 2016|
|January 12, 2015||March 9, 2015|
|May 4, 2015||June 1, 2015|
|May 5, 2014||June 2, 2014|
|September 8, 2014||November 3, 2014|
|January 7, 2013||March 4, 2013|
|March 5, 2012||May 7, 2012|
|December 5, 2011||May 2,2011|