The Malden Board of Health is a statutory board created pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 111, Section 26 and Chapter 41, Section 1. The office and its staff act for both the State and City to promote and protect the health, welfare and safety of Malden residents. The Board of Health leads the effort to improve the well-being of the community and enforces the laws and regulations governing health, environment, housing, and sanitation.
Current Board of Health Members:
Dr. Kunwar Singh M.D, Chairman
Kourtney Nickerson PhD, Member
At a meeting of the Malden Board of Health held on, December 8, 2016 the Board adopted by reference the Food & Drug Administration, Food Code 2013 supplements and the Minimum Standards for Food Services Establishments, 105 CMR 590.000. These regulations will provide government and industry with practical, science-based controls for reducing the risk of foodborne illness in retail and foodservice establishments of all types. The effective date of these regulations will be January 1, 2016. A copy of the Food Code 2013 is available at :http://www.fda.gov/Food/GuidanceRegulation/RetailFoodProtection/FoodCode/ucm374275.htm