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Department of Health


Director of Health: Michael Crespan, M.P.H., R.S.

The mission of the New Milford Health Department is to maintain a healthy environment and promote community health for the citizens of the Town of New Milford. We are working to meet this goal by providing a wide range of programs and services including enforcement of the Connecticut Public Health Code and local ordinances. Some of the services we provide include the following:

  • Organizing emergency response with other town agencies and volunteers.
  • Reviewing and approving septic systems and well installation and repairs.
  • Reviewing and approving renovations and additions that may impact the septic system and/or well.
  • Inspection of food service establishments.
  • Educating the public about health concerns and providing health clinics and screenings.
  • Sponsoring the annual Household Hazardous Waste Day.
  • Testing of possible rabid animals.
  • Testing of ticks for Lyme Disease.
  • Addressing any health complaints from residents.

NEWS YOU CAN USE:

Letter from Director of Health Regarding Ticks and Lyme Disease

Tick Information

 Asthma Information (click here for English) (click here for Spanish)

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

 

ADDITIONAL LINKS


Contact Information

Town of New Milford
Department of Health
10 Main Street
New Milford, CT 06776

Phone: (860) 355-6035 
Fax: (860) 210-2664
Email: healthdept@newmilford.org

Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday