Public Health


May 9, 2022: COVID cases are rising in Middlesex County.  The Lexington Board of Health continues to recommend wearing masks in populated indoor spaces, consistent with CDC recommendations.

View our dashboard for more information on COVID-19.

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Under the direction of the Lexington Board of Health, the mission of the Lexington Office of Public Health is to 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

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Permit Applications


Sharps containers
Medical Waste Collection


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hazardous products
Household Hazardous
Waste Collection

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Permitted Contractors



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Youth Mental Health

First Aid


Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Kelliann Coleman, RN Public Health Nurse 781-698-4533
Alicia McCartin, REHS/RS Assistant Health Director 781-698-4533
Joanne Belanger, RN Director of Public Health 781-698-4533
Jessica Shah Health Agent