Board of Health
The Harding Board of Health consists of five members and two alternate members, who are residents of the township, at least one of whom is a member of the Township Committee. The Mayor, with the advice and consent of the Township Committee, appoints the members. Full members have three year terms and one alternate has a two year term while the other alternate has a one year turn.
Board Secretary: Lisa Sharp 973-267-8000 x1968
The Board of Health meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 7:30 PM at the Township Hall.
The Board has adopted strict environmental regulations governing the design and placement of septic systems and drinking water wells in addition to rules governing sanitation, public health nuisances and noise. The Board hears applications for waivers to these standards. The Board also establishes policies relating to public health services such as health screening clinics, flu immunization clinics, and services to the senior community.
In Harding the Board of Health has a scheduled meeting once a month, with an occasional special meeting set a mutually convenient time. The scheduled meetings are on the second Thursday of the month at 7:30 PM and generally last between one and two hours. The meetings are advertised and open to the public.
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Harding Township Municipal Offices PO Box 666, 21 Blue Mill Road, New Vernon, NJ 07976Phone: 973-267-8000 Fax: 973-267-6221
Harding Township Police Department PO Box 246, 21 Blue Mill Road, New Vernon, NJ 07976Phone: (non-emergency) 973-455-0500 (emergency) 911 Fax: 973-455-1135