Minutes of Meeting November 24, 2008
A meeting of the Sharon Board of Health was called to order on November 24, 2008, at 7:30 PM, in the Sharon Town Office Building, with the following members in attendance: Stanley Rosen, Chair, Ed Welch, Vice-Chair, Jay Schwab, Anne Bingham, and Suzi Peck. Also present was Jim Andrews, Health Agent for Engineering.
Proposed Meeting Dates
The Board agreed on the following meeting dates:
January 5 and 26, February 23, March 9 and 23, April 6 and 23(tentative). In addition, the meeting scheduled for December 1st was cancelled.
Minutes of October 6, 2008
VOTED: (Welch/Schwab) Welch, Schwab, Rosen, and Bingham voted to approve the minutes of the meeting of October 6, 2008. Peck abstained.
VOTED: (Rosen/Schwab) unanimously to accept $360 received in donations to be deposited into the Health Department donations account.
The Board agreed to sign documentation that Sheila Miller will continue as the town’s primary representative to Region 4A...and Stan Rosen will serve as alternate.
Animal Control Officer Edwin Little was present for a discussion on the proposed revisions to the BOH animal regulations. The Board agreed on proposed changes and scheduled a public hearing on the regulations for February 23, 2009.
The Board reviewed a memo received from Sheila Miller re sharps disposal. Since the Board had questions on this, the issue was deferred to the next meeting. Stan Rosen will discuss with Sheila Miller.
Update : planning for downtown wastewater treatment plant
Suzi Peck updated the Board on the Economic Development Committee’s meetings on planning for a wastewater treatment plant for the downtown area. The company hired by the committee identified five potential sites for exploration.
The meeting was adjourned at 8:35 PM.