Board of Health

The Harding Township Board of Health oversees the Health Department and has the authority to adopt ordinances related to public health.  The powers and duties of the Board are described in N.J.S.A. 26:3-1 to 26:3-91 which covers every thing from organization and structure to procedures for passing ordinances and rules.  The Board ensures that the provisions of Minimum Standards of Performance for Health Department, a series of State regulations, are being met.

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 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 at 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.

Board of Health Roster

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 the alternates have a two year term that alternate expirations.

Name Term Position
Nicole Lacz 12/31/2021 Regular Member
Joseph Cervone 12/31/2022 Chair
Nanette DiTosto
12/31/2023 Regular Member
Nicolas Platt 12/31/2022  Regular Member - 
Christina McKittrick 12/31/2021 Vice Chair
Stephen Kao
12/31/2022 Alternate #1
George Boyan
12/31/2021 Alternate #2

The Board of Health meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at 7:30 PM at the Township Hall.

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Contact Information

Lisa Sharp
Board Secretary
Phone: (973) 267-8000 ext. 1968

BOH Special Counsel:  Joseph Sordillo