Board of Health

State Health Official Annouce Two New Human Cases of West Nile Virus in Massachusetts Click Here to read on (Updated 9-14-21).

Lincoln Risk Level for West Nile 

Please review the below sites for updated information:
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Nonpharmaceutical Interventions for flu prevention (CDC)
Massachusetts Department of Public Health (State DPH)

Board of Health's support on the temporary ban of vaping material

Protection against EEE


  • First Wednesday of each month
  • 7:30 p.m.
  • 16 Lincoln Road
    Lincoln, MA 01773
All meetings are open to the public. Citizens wishing to be placed on the agenda for a particular meeting should call the Board of Health Administrative Assistant at 781-259-2614 at least two weeks prior to the meeting.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Frederick L. Mansfield, MD, Chairman
  • Steven R. Kanner, MD, Member
  • Patricia Miller, Member

About the Board of Health

The Board of Health is responsible for a variety of issues related to solid and hazardous waste disposal, communicable diseases, and public health hazards in the environment. The board is charged with:
  • Overseeing the Town’s Title V inspection program
  • Enforcing the State Sanitary Code for food establishments
  • Overseeing mosquito control programs
  • Supporting mental health services for Lincoln residents through Eliot Community Human Services
  • Organizing a flu vaccination clinic each autumn for seniors