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Chatham Seeks Applicants for Board of Health Vacancy

Post Date:03/13/2017 10:57 AM

The Chatham County Board of Health will have a vacancy as of June 30, 2017. The vacant seat is assigned for a representative of the general public, rather than specific health-related expertise.  

The deadline to apply is 5:00 pm on Monday, April 10, 2017An online application to serve is found at: To receive an email or printed copy, contact Lindsay Ray at or call 919-542-8200.

The Board of Health is the policymaking, rulemaking and deliberative body for the Chatham County Public Health Department. The Board of Health’s responsibility is to protect and promote the health of the community. If you have questions about serving on the Board of Health, call 919-545-8391.

Board of Health meetings are held the fourth Monday of the month (except for July and December), beginning at 6 pm, with dinner provided and reimbursement for mileage.

The Board of Commissioners will make the appointment for an initial three-year term. The appointee would be eligible for up to two more terms.