MINUTES OF THE

CRANBURY TOWNSHIP

BOARD OF HEALTH

 

TIME AND PLACE OF MEETING

††††††††††† The regularly scheduled meeting for the Board of Health was held in the Administratorís Office at Town Hall on† June 5, 2007 at 7:03pm.

 

CALL TO ORDER

††††††††††† With a quorum present, Chairwomen Coyle called the meeting to order and Dawn Maisano was Secretary of the meeting.

 

STATEMENT OF ADEQUATE NOTICE

††††††††††† Pursuant to the Open Public Meetings Act (N.J.S.A. 10:4-4): Notice of this meeting was sent to the Cranbury Press, The Trenton Times and Home News Tribune on December 1, 2006, posted on the Bulletin Board, filed with the township Clerk and sent to those who requested a copy.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE

††††††††††† Chairwomen Cheryl Coyle, Dr. John Coumbis and Mr. John Jackson.

 

NON-MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE

††††††††††† Mr. Mike Donnelly, Health Officer; Mr. Kevin Van Hise, Esq., Board Attorney and Ms. Dawn Maisano, Board Secretary.

 

MINUTES

††††††††††† The minutes of the May meeting were reviewed and approved with a motion by Mr. Jackson, second by Dr. Coumbis, all in favor.

 

SANITARIANíS REPORT


††††††††††† The board members received the May 2007 report and Mr. Donnelly reviewed the substance of the report for the Board.

HEALTH OFFICER REPORT

††††††††††† The board members received the May 2007 report and Mr. Donnelly reviewed the substance of the report for the Board.

 

††††††††††† Mr. Donnelly handed out the 2006 Middlesex County Health Report.† He also† provided a draft of the Middlesex County Retail Food Establishment Inspection Report.† There was some discussion regarding the report and Mr. Donnelly will provide more information for the board at our next meeting.

 

††††††††††† The County has taken water samples of Brainerd Lake and we should have results at the next meeting, .

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

††††††††††† Rabies Protocol - Dr. Coumbis has started working on the Protocol and will update the board at our next meeting.†††††††††††

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††††††††††† Child Obesity - Ms. Coyle is coordinating with Ms. Gerberich and will update the board at the next meeting.

 

††††††††††† Drug Free Fair - The Board handed out health information sheets and the Fair was a success. It was recommended that unless the BOH had a specific program and message to disseminate than it not participate next year.

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

PUBLIC COMMENT

††††††††††† Mr. Bauder stated that E.C. has done water testing and should have some data from the past 11 years.† They have done testing on Plainsboro and Stony Brook Watershed.

 

††††††††††† He would also like a letter sent to the Township Committee stating that Cranbury should have a full-time Animal Control Officer.† Mr. Bauder also was inquiring about the door-to-door dog census that the ACO does every other year.

 

ADJOURNMENT OF MEETING

There being no further business, Dr. Coumbis motioned and Mr. Jackson second the motion to adjourn the meeting at 7:53 pm.

 

CERTIFICATE OF SECRETARY

††††††††††† I, Dawn Maisano, the Undersigned, do hereby certify;

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††††††††††† That I am duly appointed Secretary of the Board of Health and, that the foregoing minutes of the Board of Health, held on June 5, 2007 consisting of 2 pages, constitute a true and correct copy of the minutes of the said meeting.

 

††††††††††† IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto subscribed my name of said Board of Health this day††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††† __________________________†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dawn Maisano, Secretary