Meeting of the Pepperell Board of Health

                                                                                                November 18, 2008


Call to order:               The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m.

Members Present:         Scott Butcher Chairman, Virginia Malouin, John Marriner

Members Absent:                                                                                                                                                              

Staff Present:                Robert Lambert Health Inspector, Sandra Grogan, Board Secretary

Guests Present:             Mr. Don Erickson, Reporter

Minutes to be approved:     November 12, 2008 motion made to accept minutes all in favor

Topic of Discussion

Relevant Discussion

Action taken

Vote taken

Old Business:


Outdoor Wood Boiler Stove Regulations.





·         The Board members had concerns regarding who’s responsible for implementing and enforcing the outdoor wood boiler stove regulations.

·         The question of grandfathering stoves and not charging a fee is not mentioned in the regulations.

·         Board would like to talk to other departments before implementation.


 Mr. Marriner made a motion to table this discussion for further evaluation.

Mrs. Malouin seconded the motion.


All in favor


Old Business:

14 Prospect St.



  • Mr. Butcher and Mr. Lambert had asked the Wiring Inspector if an electrical permit is needed for the work that had been done with panel box.
  • Mr. Dee stated that “work repair” such as this did not require a permit from his office.
  • Mrs. Malouin would like a letter from Mr. Dee verifying this.





Old Business:

Mutual Aid Agreement

·         Mrs. Grogan informed the Board that she spoke to Mr. Hanson earlier that day. Mr. Hanson said he has not seen the signed copy from Attorney Richardson, but he was expecting a phone call from Mr. Richardson and would inquire about the Mutual Aid Agreement.



Old Business:

Regional Hazardous Waste

·         Mr. Lambert has made arrangements for Ms. Tessa David to attend the next Board Meeting.



Licenses/Permits/Bill Warrants


Board signed warrants



The meeting was adjourned for open session at 9:25 pm

Next Meeting:  December 02, 2008

Respectfully submitted by:   Sandra Grogan




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Scott Butcher, Chairman                        Virginia Malouin                              John Marriner