Board of Health

Meeting Information:

Regular meetings are held quarterly on the second Tuesday of the month (unless otherwise noted) at 6:30 pm in the Hamburg Borough Municipal Meeting Room.

All meeting minutes and agenda are available at the Municipal Building for public viewing during normal business hours.

Members  – 2018
  • Linda Adams – Chairperson
  • Paula Marino
  • Rachel Evan-Sweeney
  • Megan Sena
  • George Alakpa
Meeting Dates – 2018
April 10 July 10
October 9 January 8, 2019 (Reorganization)

The Board of Health uses the services of the Sussex County Heath Department for all health related issues. Please contact the Sussex County Health Department by calling (973) 579-0370 or visit their website for all information related to health screening and services.

Food Handlers Permit
All food establishments within the boundaries of the Borough of Hamburg are required to obtain a Food Handlers Permit Yearly. Any business that is new, renovated or has change of ownership must get approval from the Sussex County Health Office prior to the Borough of Hamburg issuing a food license.
Food Handlers License Application
The County of Sussex is please to announce that it will now be providing web access to food inspections conducted by the Department of Environmental and Public Health Services.

Inspections conducted from January 1, 2011 forward will now be available to the public by following the link for “Food Inspection Results Online” on the County’s website ( and clicking on the “Search Inspections” icon.

For more information click hereThe Department of Environmental Protection has established a toll-free telephone hotline number (1-877-WARNDEP) you can use to report environmental incidents, abuses and complaints in New Jersey or impacting it.

Visit for more information. With the warm weather soon approaching, mosquito breeding may soon begin. For more information on how to reduce the mosquito annoyance around your home or in your area go to You can also visit your local hardware department store (I.E.: Home Depot, Lowes) to purchase larvacides to control immature mosquitoes.


Doreen Schott
973-827-9230 x 4010