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Board of Health Meeting, January 12

Board to Swear in New Members and Elect Chair and Vice Chair

Board of Health Agenda

1.

Call to Order

2.

Special Business

a.Oath of Office: Swearing In/Written Oath

b.Welcome New Board Members

c.Election of Chair/Vice-Chair

3.

Roll Call

4.

Approval of Minutes from Regular Meeting on December 8, 2015

5.

Consent Agenda
a. Approval of vouchers and Resolution 16-001 authorizing December 2015 expenditures for Health District and PHEPR fund 

6.

Public Comment

7.

Chair’s Report

8.

Health Officer Report

       SR 16-001 G. Goldbaum

9.

Briefings and Action Items

a. SR16-005 Approve Interagency Agreement with Washington State Department of Ecology (J. Ketchel)
b. SR16-003 Approve SHD Employee Handbook (T. Smith)
c. SR16-004 Briefing on the Snohomish County Hazards Mitigation Plan (N. Furness) 

10.

Committee Reports and Standing Reports 

a.Oral Briefings: Community Health, Communicable Disease/PHEPR, Environmental Health, Administration

b.SR16-002 Finance Report (J. Chapman, no presentation)

c.Strategic Plan Quarterly Report: 4th Quarter 2015 (P. Mayer, no presentation)

11.

Information Items

a. Review of upcoming meetings. (All meetings held at Snohomish Health District unless otherwise noted)
   
(1) Board of Health – February 8, 2016, 3:00 - 5:00 PM
   
(2) Public Health Advisory Council – January 27, 2016, 7:45 – 9:15 AM

b.Gavel Exchange

 

12.

Executive Session

The Snohomish Health District Board of Health will convene into Executive Session for purposes of discussing interpretation and application of labor agreements pursuant to RCW 42.30.140(4)(a) and for purposes of planning labor negotiation strategy or position pursuant to RCW 42.30.140(4)(b).

 

Executive Session is expected to last 15 minutes.

12.

Adjournment

 

The public is invited to attend. Parking and meeting rooms are accessible for persons with disabilities. Questions or additional information about the board meeting may be obtained by contacting Alea Westlake, 425.339.5210; Relay: 711; Email director@snohd.org. To request reasonable accommodations, please contact Ms. Westlake by Monday, January 11, 2016.

 

Visit the Board of Health webpages at http://www.snohd.org/About-Us/Board-of-Health.
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