The Board of Health makes regulations as it deems necessary for the public health and safety of the Town. The Wenham Board of Health is responsible for the enforcement of State Sanitary Codes, State Environmental Codes and Wenham Board of Health Regulations. Areas of responsibility include: septic systems, housing and dwelling units, food service establishments, private wells and recreational camps for children.  

Announcements:

On December 13, 2017, the Board of Health approved the "Sanitary Regulations for Barns, Coops, and Other Structures for the Commercial and Residential Keeping of Animals in the Town of Wenham." These regulations can be found here or hard copies are available in the Board of Health Office. A public hearing on these regulations was held on June 15, 2017. These regulations will go into effect on April 1, 2018. Questions can be directed to the Board of Health at permitting@wenhamma.gov or 978-468-5520 ext. 4. 


Board Members:

Regina Baker (2020)
Gerald T. Donnellan (2018)

Dr. Andrew Ting, Chair (2019)

The Board of Health holds public meetings on Wednesday mornings, as needed.

Contact the Board of Health:

Wenham Town Hall
138 Main Street
Wenham, MA 01984
Phone 978-468-5520 Ext .4
Fax: 978-468-8014

Gregory P. Bernard, Health Agent
Areas of responsibility: septic systems and private wells

Email: gbernard@wenhamma.gov

Bobbie Cody, Assistant Health Agent
Areas of responsibility: food service, public pools, recreational camps for children
Email: rcody@wenhamma.gov

Maribeth Ting, Public Health Nurse
Email: mting@wenhamma.gov

Jackie Bresnahan, Permitting Coordinator
Email: permitting@wenhamma.gov

Office Hours:

9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Friday

The Board of Health Agent, Greg Bernard, has office hours on Wednesday mornings by appointment


Wenham Town Hall

Second Floor
138 Main Street
Wenham, MA 01984