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Board of Health
Contact TypeContact Information
Health Agent
Associate Health Agent
Butterick Municipal Building
1 Park Street
Sterling, MA 01564
978-422-8111 ext. 2305
Alternate Phone:
978-422-8111 ext. 2306
Call Dispatch: 978-422-7331 if no answer in the office
Tues: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wed: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thurs: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Other times by appointment

Inspections also available by appointment
Board Meetings held on the 2nd Thursday of the month.
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Board of Health Members
Term Expires
Donna M. Clark
Allen Hoffman
Gary C. Menin Sr.

The Sterling Board of Health now requires that its Health Agent or Alternate be present during all Title 5 Septic System Inspections.  
               Application for a Title 5 Inspection can be found here.

Board of Health
The mission of the Board of Health is to provide for the health and welfare of the residents of Sterling by enforcement of State Regulations and Codes.

The Board of Health is a elected board of 3 members with 3-year terms.  The board functions autonomously under the Massachusetts General Laws.

Among our many activities are:

Monitor air and water quality - working with other state and town agencies
Inspect food and milk retailers
Enforce State Sanitary Code for housing violations
Respond to nuisance complaints
Inspect restaurants, retail store and workplace for compliance with Regulation for the Sale of Tobacco Products to Minors and the Massachusetts Smoke-free Workplace Law.
Enforce Title 5 Regulations with regard to property transfers, new installations and repair of septic systems.

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