Friday, November 6, 2020

FM #380 Board of Health Mtg - 11/04/20 (audio)

FM #380 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 380 in the series.

This session shares the Board of Health meeting held on Wednesday, Nov 4, 2020. The meeting was conducted via conference bridge to adhere to the ‘social distancing’ requirements of this pandemic period.

Quick Recap:

  • Motion to approve prior meeting minutes passed via roll call vote 3-0
  • Motion to grant waive on leaching field/Title 5 specifications to create a working system passed by roll call 3-0 vote
  • Manicure establishment regulation to be subject of a future public hearing before removing the regulation as it is duplicative with what the State already does
  • Updates on recruiting for future clinic in process; building at 27 Winter condemned, proceedings appreciated by Franklin Police
  • No questions from committee on Gov Baker’s updates to COVID-19 restrictions, facial covering requirements, etc.

The show notes contain links to the meeting agenda and the Board of Health page.

The meeting runs about 28 minutes, so let’s listen to the Board of Health meeting for Nov 4, 2020.   Audio file =


Meeting agenda:

Board of Health page

My notes from the meeting 


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