Canton - Massachusetts
Trash is delayed one day this week due to the  Monday, 4/21/14, holiday....Think recycle - please recycle...Hazardous Waste Day is May 3, 2014 at 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the DPW Garage at 150 Bolivar Street...Water rebate program available for toilets and washers - See Press Release section for more details...The 4th quarter Real Estate tax bills are due by May 1, 2014...

BOARD OF HEALTH

 

79 Pleasant Street

 

Monday - Fri  8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Phone #:          781- 821-5021

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Board Members Julie Goodman  
Richard N. Levrault    
Robert Schneiders  
 

Personnel

 

 

John L. Ciccotelli, R.S., C.H.O.

 

Director of
Public Health

 

Terri M. Khoury, R.N.

Public Health Nurse
Diane White Administrative Asst.
Jane Pratt, R.N. Part-time Asst. Public Health Nurse
  Carl Bruno, R.S. Part-time Sanitarian
Timothy Marble Part-time Sanitarian

 

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All things are poison and nothing is without poison, only the dose permits something not to be poisonous"    
    
Paracelsus
 (circa 16th Century)

 

Medical Reserve Corps - Request for Volunteers


What You Should Know About Mosquito and Tick Borne Diseases

Canton Citizens Handbook for Emergency Preparedness 

Sharps Collection Policy

 

FISH CONSUMPTION ADVISORY

Canton Medical Reserve Corps

Canton Medical Reserve Corps Application

Canton Medical Reserve Corps Brochure


Aerial Spraying Exclusion Requests
Due by March 1, 2014

 

Forms:   Food Service Application (pdf)

                       
Temporary Food Event Application
(pdf)

                 Regulation for the Keeping of Animals (pdf)

                    Disposal Works Installers (pdf)

                 POOL(S): Semi-Public Application Package(pdf)

                 HAZ MAT Registration Application(pdf)

                 HAZ MAT GeneralByLaw XVII (pdf)

 

     New Rules for Massage Therapists (pdf)

For more information go to the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Massage Therapy website at: www.mass.gov/dpl/boards/mt

     New Massachusetts Regulations Governing Massage Therapy

 

 

PUBLIC HEALTH

PERMITS / LICENSES / REGISTRATIONS

FEES--PERMITS, LICENSES AND SERVICES

MOSQUITO CONTROL PROJECT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



PERMITS / LICENSES / REGISTRATIONS

Food Establishments & Caterers
Swimming Pools & Spas
Health Clubs
Massage Establishments/Therapists
Day Camps
Private Wells
Disposal Works Construction
Sandblasting (residential & commercial)
Recombinant DNA Technology
Mobile Food Trucks
Hazardous Materials Handlers
Suntan Booths/Establishments
Riding Stables
Funeral Directors
Disposal Works Installers
Haul Offal Permits
Animal Permits/Stables
Building Demolition
Hypodermic Syringes
Well Drillers
Tobacco sales

FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS

Consultations
Inspections
Investigations
Plan Review
Seminars/Educational Programs

HOUSING

Inspections
Investigations
Lead Law Enforcement

RABIES PROGRAM

Program Administration & Education

SEPTIC SYSTEMS

Haul Offal Truck Inspections
Perk Tests
Plan Review
Pumping Record Compilation
Repair Consultations
Site Evaluations
Site Installation Inspections
Soil Observation determination
Subsurface Sewage System Inspections
Homeowners Septic Repair Program

SWIMMING AND SPA POOLS

Inspections
Investigations
Plan Review
Seminars/Educational Programs

WELLS (Private)

Plan Review
Registration

OTHER DUTIES:

Rabies Administration/Education
Recycling/Hazardous Waste Day Coordination
State Code/Law Enforcement Activities

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PUBLIC HEALTH

COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

Investigate and control the spread of communicable diseases within the Community as reported by other Agencies

COMMUNITY CLINICS

Blood pressure, flu and walk-in clinics
Diabetes, cholesterol screenings

DAYCARE CENTERS

Health consultant and educator
Health information and referral services

HEALTH FAIR

Organize and implement an annual Health Fair

MANTOUX TESTlNG

TB testing only for high risk individuals, by appointment

MATERNAL AND CHILD HEALTH

Childhood Immunization Program Home visits to newborns as referred to by area hospitals

PRECEPTOR

Tufts University Medical School Student Training for Public Health Disciplines

SCHOOL HEALTH SERVICES

Eye screenings, hearing tests, scoliosis checks and immunization updates for St. Johns School and Consultant for Public School Nurses

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Ongoing health and educational programs; asthma, sunscreen prevention and adolescent education

VACCINATIONS

By referral

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CANTON BOARD OF HEALTH REGULATIONS

6.1 FEES--PERMITS, LICENSES AND SERVICES

Section 1: The following permits and licenses are issued by the Board of Health and shall be renewed each year, unless otherwise noted. The listed fees for said permits and licenses shall accompany the application for each permit and license. Services provided by the Board of Health are also noted and payment is clue prior to or at the time of service.

Those businesses that fail to renew an annual permit by their expiration date will be required to pay a 50% increase of the original fee.


1. FOOD PERMITS, LICENSES AND SERVICES

* Bakery  75.00
Bottled Water 12.50 (State)
12.50 (Town)
* Catering  75.00
Catering-Out of Town Caterer                 10.00 (Per function per location 
[100.00 cap per location per year])
*Food Service 60.00       0-50
100.00     51-100
150.00     >100 seats
Frozen Dessert Machine 50.00 (Retail)
Function Kitchen 50.00
Mfr. Frozen Desserts/ Ice Cream 200.00
Milk & Cream-Store 5.00
Milk & Cream-Vehicle 5.00 (Renewable every 5 years)
Mobile Food 60.00
Past. of Milk  10.00
Plan Review 50.00
*Retail Food 50.00 1st 1000 sq. ft
10.00 Each add 1000
Slush Machine 10.00
Temporary Food Event 25.00

*Businesses that require related permits are covered by the highest fee category; 
multiple permit fees are not required.



2. GENERAL PERMITS, LICENSES AND SERVICES

Disposal Works Construction  100.00
Disposal Works Installer  50.00
Funeral Director  50.00 (Per establishment & Expire 4/30)
Haul Offal or Garbage  100.00 Per truck
Percolation Test Witnessing & Deep Hole Observations/
Groundwater Determinations / Remove/Fill
50.00 Per hour
Septic System  100.00
Riding Stable 50.00
Sell Tobacco Products  20.00

 

3. MISCELLANEOUS PERMITS, LICENSES AND SERVICES

Day Camp for Children  50.00 (Full facility sites only)
Ear Piercing Establishments  50.00
Ear Piercing Technician  25.00
Health Club  50.00
Ice Rink Permit  10.00
Massage Establishment 500.00 Initial
100.00 Renewal
Massage Therapist  50.00 Initial
25.00 Renewal
Plan Review Pool/Spa 50.00
Special Purpose Pool 50.00
Swimming Pool 50.00 (Includes Wading Pool, if both)
Tanning Facility  50.00 + 10.00 Per booth

 


4. OTHER PERMITS, LICENSES AND FEES

Hazardous Material Registration  50.00 Expire 1/31
Housing Inspection  75.00 (Voucher Program/ includes Certif. of Fitness
& 1 Recheck)
Housing Reinspection 25.00 (Per Add'l Recheck)
Recombinant DNA 500.00
Sandblasting License 50.00
Sandblasting Permit  25.00 Per site
Well Construction Permit 50.00 New wells
Well Registration 10.00 Existing

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