Town of Foxborough Board of Health Regulations

Public Comment Period
December 1, 2023 - January 22, 2024

Pursuant to its authority under Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 111, Section 31, the Foxborough Board of Health is soliciting public comment on all existing and newly proposed Town of Foxborough Board of Health Regulations.  The regulations , that can be downloaded below, include regulations that have been previously adopted and revised by the Board, as well as, some regulations that have been newly developed.  

In order to make the Board of Health Regulations easily accessible and more transparent to the public, than they are now, they are being presented in a single comprehensive document.  This single, comprehensive document is currently in draft form, a can be found by clicking the link below.

Draft - Town of Foxborough Board of Health Regulations

For your convenience, each regulation can be individually commented on by following the associated link(s) below.  (Please note, after clicking on the link, you will leave the Town of Foxborough website and be redirected to an online form on the Bristol Norfolk Public Health Partners website. All comments submitted to the Board become part of the public record.)
*Fee Schedule
*Animal and Fowl
*Biological Safety
*Body Art
*Gasoline and Heating Oil Tanks
*Fats, Oils, and Grease
*Food Establishments
*Floor Drains
*Housing Code
*Private Wells
*Prohibiting Smoking in Workplace
*Swimming Pools
*Title 5

Following the close of the public comment period, all comments received will be reviewed by the Board of Health and subsequent edits may follow.  Public hearings regarding these regulations will take place sometime after the Board of Health's January 22, 2024 meeting .  The public is welcome to attend future hearings and will be able to provide further comments to the Board at that time.  Dates for the public hearing(s) have not yet been scheduled.

Commenting to the Board of Health, using the links above is preferred.  However, you may also submit comments by:

E-mail  - Comments can be e-mailed directly to the Foxborough Board of Health at [email protected]   Please reference in the subject line of the email: "Public Comment - BOH Regulations"

Mail or Hand Delivery - Written comments may be mailed or hand delivered to the Foxborough Health Department office at:

Mailing Address:
Foxborough Board of Health
Town of Foxborough
40 South Street
Foxborough, MA  02035
Attn: Public Comment

Physical Location:
Foxborough Town Hall
Second Floor
40 South Street
Foxborough, MA  02035

The Foxborough Health Department can be reached at 508-543-1207 with any questions pertaining to this notice.