Contact: Pauline Zajdel
Health Director
  Kevin Duquette
Assistant Health Director
  John Robertson, Jr.
Health Inspector          
  Diane Passafaro
Public Health Coordinator         
Address: 40 South Street
Foxborough, MA 02035
Phone: 508-543-1207
Fax: 508-543-6278
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Meetings: Monday evenings at 7:00 p.m. (Dates as posted)
Animal Control Officer: Kaycee Bailey
508-543-4343 ext. 267
(Police non-emergency line - ask for Animal Control Officer)

Board of Health Members
Name Title Term Expires
Eric Arvedon (508-397-7588
Paul Steeves (508-277-2979)
Elana Dekkers, M.D.
Vice Chairman
Email the Board of Health at    

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Drug & Sharps Collection!!!

Saturday, October 26, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Foxborough Public Safety Building, 8 Chestnut Street
See flyer for all the details...

Medical Reserve Corp (MRC)
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The MRC organizes and utilize volunteers, both medical and non-medical, who want to donate their time and expertise to serve during local health emergencies or disasters and assist with local public health or community needs throughout the year.

Become a volunteer or
Find out more information

Governer Baker declares a public health emergency
Temporary state-wide vaping ban
See the press release here...

Upcoming Events
   For Restaurants ONLY - "Anti-Choke" Training per Food Code
   Oct 21 2019 at 05:00 PM
   Board of Health Meeting
   Oct 21 2019 at 07:00 PM
   For Restaurants ONLY - "Anti-Choke" Training per Food Code
   Oct 22 2019 at 04:30 PM
   For Restaurants/Grease Haulers - Fats, Oils & Grease Training
   Oct 23 2019 at 10:00 AM
   Drug & Sharps Disposal Opportunity
   Oct 26 2019 at 10:00 AM

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Elevated Risk Levels associated with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) has been seen throughout Massachusetts

Foxborough Risk Level = Moderate

Read the State's most recent press release here...

AERIAL SPRAYING DOES NOT ELIMINATE THE RISK OF EEE INFECTION and residents should continue to take proactive, preventative measures to reduce mosquito bites.  How can you protect yourself?  Click here for MA DPH infographic.

More information...
EEE Fact Sheet (English)
EEE Fact Sheet (Spanish)
Mosquito Repellents - DEET Fact Sheet
Current Aerial Spray Maps
Aerial Spraying - FAQs 
Fast Facts on EEE

REMEMBER, mosquito season continues.  However, risk is "virtually eliminated" ONLY WHEN the first local hard frost occurs (i.e. two consecutive hours of temperatures below 28 degrees F or three hours below 32 degrees F.) 

Recall Notice

Click the image above to find out about the latest recalls