Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:00pm

(201) 664-1849

Board of Health

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Information
The Borough contracts with the Bergen County Department of Health Services (BCDHS) for Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) services, and BCDHS serves as the Borough's Health Officer.
Phone:  201-634-2730
REHS E-mail:  [email protected]

Animal Control Officer

Board of Health Information

The Board of Health is responsible for ensuring that proper health standards are maintained within the Borough. The Board also oversees that Borough Ordinances, intended to guarantee healthy living circumstances in Old Tappan, are respected.

The Board of Health regulates the maintenance of food and beverage vending machines and retail food establishments, controls the keeping of animals, authorizes the inspection of premises by the health officer, and oversees and regulates other establishments in order to guarantee healthy living circumstances.

Health Department Information

The Board of Health has contracted with the Bergen County Department of Health Services, an organization that provides a variety of health-related services. For information on these services, see Bergen County Department of Health Services

For any inquiries or complaints please contact the Duty Officer at 201-634-2730

Physical Exams Free for Children

The Board of Health offers a monthly Child Health Conference for Old Tappan children from birth through age 6 where they may receive free, complete medical physical exams and all required immunizations.  Children ages 7 through 18 years of age may receive immunizations only.  Appointments are necessary.  For further information call 201-666-4800 ext 1528.  Sessions are held at the Hillsdale Borough Building, 380 Hillsidale Avenue, in the lower level.  Services are provided by a Pediatrician and Public Health Nurse.

Upcoming Meetings

21 Dec
Board of Health
Date 12.21.2022 7:30 pm
29 Apr
Board of Health meetings are held on the third
Wesnesday of each month in the conference room
at Borough Hall at 7:30 PM.
Due to COVID meetings are presently held virtually via Zoom 

Members

Rubina Bhatia - Chairperson
Lisa Troy - Vice Chairperson
Julie Fortunato
Juan Marti
Sarabjit Singh
Ciro Scilingo
Harriette Weil
Sean Wengerter
Stephen Wiklinski
 
Jo-Ann Forcellati - Secretary
Guy Carnazza - Council Liaison