Board of Health

The Board of Health is composed of three members appointed by the Select Board. There is also a Health Agent who is appointed by the Board of Health.

The Board of Health is responsible for protecting public health and the environment. They are also responsible for disease control.

The Board of Health issues permits for wells and septic systems, inspects restaurants and motels, condemns dangerous or irreparable buildings, and works with the Visiting Nurses' Association to provide limited health services, including flu shots and screenings.

The Town of Lanesborough does not provide trash or recycling pickup.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Colin Sykes Health Agent
Nancy Simons- Ruderman Food Inspector

Board Members (3 Year Staggered Terms)

Name Title Term Expires
Lawrence Spatz Chair FY2025
Francisca Hemming- Kristensen Member FY2023
Kevin Towle Member FY2024

Contact Info
Hours of Operation: Wed 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
(by appointment)
Phone:(413) 442-1167 (ext. 128)
Meetings - When: 1st Tuesday of each month (unless otherwise noted)
Meetings - Time: 7:00 pm