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Health Dept.

The Boonton Health Department provides a wide range of public health services designed to promote and protect the health of Boonton residents. Outlined in this page are specific activities and programs, as well as a listing of important phone numbers to keep on hand.

We urge you to become familiar with the services we offer and to participate in our personal health programs. We are always open to suggestions and willing to answer your questions.

Dog licenses due during Jan.  Valid rabies vaccination required.  Contact Health Dept. for info.  973-402-9410 x631

Boonton Health Dept. Offers:

Environmental Health Services 

Air Quality
Community Right-To-Know Info
Food Sampling
Housing Complaints
Apartment Inspections
Laboratory Analysis
Nuisance Complaint Investigations
Nursery School Inspections
Occupational Health Information
Radon Information & Test Kits
Restaurant Inspections
Rodent & Insect Investigations
Septic System Inspections
Solid Waste & Garbage Disposal
Water Sampling & Monitoring
Food Poisoning Investigation
Microwave Oven Testing
Lead Paint Testing
Lead Poison Investigation
Carbon Monoxide Testing
Recycling Enforcement
Noise Control
Blood Borne Pathogen Training

 Health Education

Health Information & Counseling
Health Promotion
International Travel 

Personal Health Services

Child Health Conference
Blood Pressure Screenings
Female Cancer Screenings
MaleCancer Screenings
Communicable Disease Investigations
SMAC Blood Screenings
Flu Clinic
Home Visits
TB Tests 

Public Meetings

The Board of Health meets the third Tuesday of each month, except for July and August, to discuss or act upon public business at 7:30p.m. in the Municipal Building, 100 Washington Street, Boonton, NJ. Notice of the scheduled meetings have been posted and advertised in advance, as required by law.

Animal Control
Free Rabies Clinic
Dog / Cat Licenses
Rabies Control (Quarantines)

Licenses & Permits
Retail Food Licenses
Vending Machine Licenses
Mobile Food Licenses
Temporary Food Permits
Septic System Permits 

Disposal of Syringes

Area Hospitals

Denville Campus 973 625-6000
Boonton Twp. Campus 973 625-6000
Dover Campus 973 989-3000

Important Phone Numbers
Police, Fire, Ambulance  911
Police (Non-Emergency)  973-402-9371
Poison Control  800-962-1253
Radon Hotline  800-348-0394
AIDS Hotline  800-624-2377
Cancer Information  800-4-CANCER
Board of Social Services  973-326-7800
WIC  800-427-3244
Sr. Citizen Transportation  973-402-9410 x-631

Health Calendar

Health Services

Pre-registration required. To register, call the town of Boonton Health department at 973-402-9410 Ext. 631. To register, call the Town of Boonton health dept. at 973-402-9410, Ext 631.

Senior Center
126 N Main St. Boonton
7:30AM - 11:00AM
Free Bone Density Assessments included with immediate results and counseling available.  Pre- registration required.  To register, call the town of Boonton Health Department at 973-402-9410 ext. 631

For Town of Boonton Residents ages 18 & older ONLY.
OCTOBER 13th  3PM-5:30PM
Boonton Senior Center
100 Washington Street
CALL: 973-402-9410 X631 for Registration
Fee $20.00, Medicare Part B Accepted

Free Rabies Clinic for Dogs & Cats

Spring, TBA
10 AM-12 Noon

Fall, Saturday, November 4, 2017
10 AM- 12 Noon

10AM to noon

Boonton Town Hall

Dogs must be on a leash and cats must be in a carrier