Public Health

Under the direction of the Lexington Board of Health, the mission of the Lexington Health Division is prevent disease and promote wellness in order to protect and improve the health and quality of life of its residents, visitors and work force.

This charge is carried out by the implementation of:

  • community health disease prevention and surveillance programs
  • public health education outreach and empowerment programs
  • environmental health permit and code enforcement inspection activities
  • public health emergency planning efforts conducted locally and as a region

                 Flu Season






Permit Applications


Medical Waste Collection


Board of Health


Household Hazardous
Waste Collection

Permitted Contractors







Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Gerard F. Cody, R.E.H.S./R.S. Director (781) 698-4503
Kathy Fox, R.S., C.H.O., C.F.S.P. Health Agent (781) 698-4507
Francis Dagle Health Clerk (781)-698-4508
David Neylon, B.S.N., R.N. Public Health Nurse (781) 698-4509