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2020_0519_Board of Health Meeting

  • Date: 05/19/2020 2:00 PM  

Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12, 2020 Order suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law MGL C. 30A, §18 and the Governor’s March 23, 2020 Emergency Order imposing strict limitations on the number of people that may gather in one place, the Board of Health meeting will be conducted via remote participation by the Board. 

The meeting will be live streamed by Westwood Media Center and the public can view the meeting by accessing the following link . Our government channels will be broadcasting the meeting on Comcast channel 12 and Verizon channel 42.

The public is encouraged to watch our meeting via the WMC live stream. The public will be allowed to make comments, if they wish to do so, during the portions of the meeting designated for public comment, by using the conference call in number as listed below. The Chair will continue to give guidance and instructions as needed.

Every effort will be made to ensure that the public can adequately access the proceedings via technological means. In the event that we are unable to do so, despite our best efforts, we will post on the town website,, an audio or video recording,  or transcript, as soon as practicable after the meeting. 

To join the meeting:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Password: 165955

Or Telephone:
    Dial 888 475 4499 (Toll Free) or 877 853 5257 (Toll Free)
    Webinar ID: 895 0103 4227


You will be asked to state your name followed by the number sign. During the public comment discussion, you will be directed for your comment.

2:00PM    Call to Order


  Does anyone wish to record this meeting?  Is anyone from the Press present?


  Approval of Minutes-April 21, 2020


  Appointment of Animal Inspectors:

            Carolyn Thorne, DVM

            Paul Jolicoeur, Animal Control Officer

            Jason Roberts, Animal Inspector

            Laura Fiske, Barn Inspector


 Appointment of Burial Agents:

            Dorothy Powers, Town Clerk

            Teresa Riordan, Assistant Town Clerk


Impact of COVID-19 on Town Meeting



  Health Director Report

COVID-19 Updates


   Public Health Nurse Report


   Reserved for topics not reasonably anticipated to be discussed



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