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Mission Statement To protect and promote the health, environment and well-being of the Town of Ashland residents and visitors.
Services The Ashland Health Department offers a wide variety of services for the Town of Ashland. The services range from a multitude of various inspections, investigations, training opportunities, emergency preparedness and staff assistance.
Responsibilities The Health Department runs the day-to-day operations of the office, while the Board of Health acts as the policy makers. The Department is responsible for enforcement of the public health policies, local, state and federal laws and regulations in order to protect the health, safety and well-being of our residents, visitors and the environment.