Board of Health

Wednesday, September 4, 2019, 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm
Town Hall
A meeting of the Board of Health

Meeting of Board of Health

Members: (Quorum)

  • Present: John Hillman, at 7:00 PM
  • Present: Michael Fair, Chair, at 7:00 PM
  • Present: Sarah Todd, Member, at 7:00 PM
  • Present: Peter Sylvan, at 7:00 PM

Also Present:

  • Sue Nagy
  • Clerk
  • Steve Ball
  • Health Agent

See original Agenda Approved Meeting Minutes

Meeting opened: 7:05 PM

Meeting closed: 8:25 PM

  1. Meeting Preliminaries

    • - Call meeting to order and review minutes of the previous meeting.

    • - Announcements, Information and log incoming mail.

    • - Citizens business: Applications, permits and general questions for the board.

  2. Minutes of the 8/19/2019 meting

    • - Todd moved to approve minutes of the 8/19/2019 meeting as amended. Sylvan seconded. Fair abstained. Motion passed.

      1. BOH_Minutes_8-19-19_JAH.docx
  3. Draft Minutes

    • - 1. Pumping Reports: 194 Long Plain, 18 Montague, 180 Long Plain, 76 Montague, 179 No. Leverett

    • - 2. Received from Greg's Waste Water Removal Title 5 Inspection Report dated 8/15/2019 for 121 Dudleyville Rd., owner Jon Kallio. System passes. Received from Jon Kallio check #1035, dated 8/15/19 for $150.00 for Title 5 Inspection.

    • - 3. August 5, 2019 minutes

      MOTION, moved by Michael Fair, seconded by Peter Sylvan: To accept the minutes of the 8/5/2019 meeting as amended. .

      Pass: Aye: Peter Sylvan, John Hillman, Michael Fair. Abstain: Sarah Todd. Not Present: David Stultz.

      1. Leverett_BOH_Minutes_2019-08-05.doc
    • - 4. Fair spoke to Michael Dover (member of the Revenue Committee) they discussed policies and procedures of the Board of Health. Review of fees etc. is the board revenue neutral.

    • - 5. Fair will attend a meeting with DEP in Springfield to meet with geologist to discuss the plume from the capped landfill affecting the surrounding homes.

    • - 6. E-Coli was found in the wells at 46 Shutesbury road and 101 Teawaddle Hill Road. Testing will Continue. Carbon Filters are contaminated and need to be replaced.

    • - 7. Tick Presentation is scheduled for September 29 2019 at 2PM. Clerk will contact the Town Clerk to reserve the town hall space (1-4) and have her put notice on the town's website.

  4. Meeting Wrap-up

The listing of matters is those reasonably anticipated by the Chair which may be discussed at the meeting. Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.

Minutes prepared by Susan Nagy

Minutes approved on Monday, Sep 16, 2019

Posted to: Board of Health.