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AGENDA: Board of Health FEBRUARY 7, 2018 at 6:00 P.M. in the Mayor's Reception Room, 375 Merrimack St., 2nd floor, Lowell, MA 01852.

JANUARY 31, 2018

Michael Geary, City Clerk 375 Merrimack Street Lowell, Massachusetts 01852

Dear Mr. Geary: In accordance with Chapter 303 of the Acts of 1975 you are hereby notified that a meeting of the Lowell Board of Health will be held on Wednesday, FEBRUARY 7, 2018 @ 6:00 P.M. in the Mayor's Reception Room, 375 Merrimack St., 2nd floor, Lowell, MA 01852.

AGENDA:


1.

New Business

1.I.

For Acceptance: Minutes of the January 24, 2018 meeting of the Board of Health.

Motion: To accept the minutes of the January 24, 2018 meeting of the Lowell Board of Health
1.II.

Tobacco Control Monthly Report submitted by Cesar Pungirum, Program Director.

1.III.

Informational: Health & Human Services Deputy Director of Finance

Introduction of Mr. Brendan Flynn, Deputy Director of Finance.
1.V.

For Review: Trinity EMS, Inc Reports.

Inclusive of Quarterly Report for September - December 2017
1.VI.

Communication: Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project

Communication dated January 2, 2018 from Mr. Timothy D. Deschamps, Executive Director, Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project Re: 2018 Commission meeting dates.
1.VII.

Communication: For consideration of the Board

Communication dated January 9, 2018 from Mr. S. Hutchinson for consideration by the Board re: gas pipelines and their effect on public health.

Motion:  To take action on Mr. Hutchinson's request for consideration by the Board.
1.VIII.

Informational: "Going Too Old School" by Rachel Cohen, Special to The Washington Post, as published in Lowell Sun, January 28, 2018.

2.

Old Business

2.I.

Update: Lowell High School

Mr. James Green, Deputy Commissioner of DPW, will update the Board on the Air Quality in the LHS classrooms noted in the December 12, 2017 Report issued by the Massachusetts Bureau of Environmental Health.
3.

Director's Report

THE NEXT MEETING OF THE CITY OF LOWELL BOARD OF HEALTH WILL BE HELD  MARCH 7, 2018 AT 6:00 PM IN THE MAYOR'S RECEPTION ROOM