Board of Health

Overview

The Board of Health was established pursuant to Title 26 of New Jersey's statutes, to enforce state and local regulations regarding sanitation, pollution, communicable diseases, and other public health concerns. The board is empowered to pass, alter, or amend public health ordinances, and to enforce local and state sanitary codes and other public health legislation of the state and federal governments.

Meetings

  • 5:30 pm
  • 1st Monday of every month, except January and September (the second Monday at 5:00 pm), and no meeting in July
  • Mayor’s Conference Room in Town Hall

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members

  • Megan Avallone, RN, MS- Health Officer, Board Secretary 
  • Brendan Bertsch
    Term Expires: December 31, 2022 
  • Lawrence D. Budnick, MD, MPH, President
    Term Expires: December 31, 2024
  • Michael Dardia - Council Liaison
    Term Expires: December 31, 2021
  • Sharon Dorry, RN
    Term Expires: December 31, 2022
  • Steve Gorelick, PhD
    Term Expires: December 31, 2024
  • Daniel Halevy, MD
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Andrea Marcus, PhD, Vice President
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Maryann McCloskey, Alternate Number Two
    Term Expires: December 31, 2022
  • Zoe McKelvey, Esq. Alternate Number One
    Term Expires: December 31, 2021
  • Elizabeth Talmont, DNP
    Term Expires: December 31, 2021

Additional Member Information

  • 4-year term - members; 2-year term - alternates
  • 7 members and 2 alternates
  • Appointed by Mayor/Council Consent