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The Health Department is closed Monday, Jan. 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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We are an independent government agency with an appointed policymaking body.

The Board of Health meets monthly to establish policy that protects and improves the health of all people and places in Pierce County.

The public is welcome to attend meetings, 3-5 p.m., in the Auditorium at 3629 S. D St. on these Wednesdays during 2018:

  • Jan. 17
  • Feb. 7
  • March 7
  • April 4
  • May 2
  • June 6
  • Aug. 1
  • Sept. 5
  • Oct. 3
  • Nov. 7
  • Dec. 5

Testifying before the Board of Health

To testify before the Board of Health on agenda and non-agenda items:

  1. Step forward when the Board Chair asks for comment on an agenda item or during Public Comment.
  2. Address the Board of Health.
  3. Introduce yourself with your name and address.


If you have questions about a Board of Health meeting, contact the Board of Health Clerk at (253) 798-2899. Subscribe to receive notices of Board of Health Agenda & Minutes.