2017 Board of Health
Olivia Voellmicke, President
Rajan Melwani, Vice President
Vacant Member, Alternate #1
Vacant Member, Alternate #2
Council Liaison - Councilwoman Ann Swist
Alternate Council Liaison - Councilman Joseph F. Kelly
Secretary to Board of Health - Nancy Yarish
The Board of Health consists of five members of the community appointed by the Mayor and each serving a three year term. The Board of Health is charged with the responsibility and authority of protecting and enhancing the Public Health of the borough. The Board may adopt such rules and regulations as by law it is permitted, authorized, or empowered to do and which shall, in its judgment, aid in the proper understanding and general enforcement of the public health code.
The Board of Health meets on the first Monday evening of alternate months beginning in January, commencing at 7:00 PM, in the municipal building, 480 DeKorte Drive, Franklin Lakes. In the event that one of these Monday evenings falls on a holiday, the meeting shall be held on the following Monday evening.