Board of Health

Our Mission:

The Norwell Board of Health is dedicated to the protection of public health within the community. In order to reach this goal the Board of Health is involved in many areas including:

  • Septic system soil evaluations, perc test witnessing, septic plan review, installation inspections
  • Food establishment inspections and plan reviews
  • Drinking water
  • Health complaint investigations
  • Nuisance complaints
  • Inspections of recreational camps
  • Swimming pool and spa inspections - public and semi-public
  • Tanning salon inspections
  • Trash collection and recycling
  • Hazardous waste
  • Wells
  • Mosquito control
  • Tobacco control program enforcement
  • Air quality control
  • Disease prevention, surveillance, and case management
  • Immunization programs with Norwell VNA

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Tori Koch Board of Health Administrator
R. Benjamin Margro Health Agent

Board Members

Name Title
Natalya S. Davis Vice Chair (2023)
Peter M. Dillon Clerk (2024)
John Carpenter Chair (2022)