Board of Health

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It's What We Do!

The Templeton Health Department is the public face of your elected Board of Health members. The hired professional staff includes a health director and administrative assistant. We are here to help protect the health and well-being of all of the residents of Templeton.

The Board of Health:

  • Is the approving authority for well and septic permits, and information for your home
  • Provides assistance for business owners with their food permits and inspections
  • Handles housing issues
  • Monitors communicable disease and Arbovirus surveillance
  • Provides permits for trash, septic haulers, and septic system installers
  • Provides inspections for all Templeton Schools

Offers rain barrels, compost bins, and kitchen scrap buckets for sale year round

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Laurie Wiita Health Inspector/Development Services Director (978) 894-2771
Rhonda Parenteau Senior Administrative Assistant (978) 894-2770

Board Members

Name Title
Jane Crocker Chairman
Earl Baxter Vice Chair
Laura Hoag Clerk