Some functions are handled through Nashoba Associated Boards Of Health
30 Central Ave, Ayer MA 978-772-3335
See Earth Day Clean Up Link for how to clean the Roads and Streets of Townsend in April!
Recycling Center OPEN every Saturday until May 20th for spring cleaning!
Remember to have your ID ready - debris can be disposed of FREE for RESIDENTS ONLY.
NON RESIDENTS PLEASE SEE RATE SHEET FOR DEBRIS PRICING
Monday's Board of Health meeting has been postponed to Wednesday due to the Election.
Description of Services
The Board of Health, in conjunction with the Nashoba Associated Boards of Health in Ayer, is responsible for the formulation and enforcement of rules and regulations concerning public health The Board shall have all the powers and duties given to boards of Health under the laws of the Commonwealth, the Charter, By-Laws or other Town Meeting vote.
This task is accomplished through various activities including:
- Communicable Diseases
- Other public health threats like West Nile Virus, Lyme Disease and Eastern Equine Encephalitis.
- Sharps (Syringes) Collection Program